Bruno's father dies unexpectedly, and Bruno realizes he must leave the school in order to support himself. Two new students, Chris and Holly, struggle to fit in. The kids discover that Julie has decided not to return to the School of the Arts but instead moved to Corpus Christi and got married. Vice Principal Quinten Morloch joins the faculty.
Additional Cast Credits
Judy Farrell as Charlotte Miller
Once in a While - performed by Lee Curreri
What Would We Ever Do Without You? - performed by Erica Gimpel, Valerie Landsburg, Carlo Imperato and others
Starting with this season, "Fame" left the NBC network and joined the growing number of programs in first-run syndication. This was also the first episode to feature Chris, Holly, and Mr. Morloch.