Elijah "Eli" Goldsworthy is a graduate of Degrassi Community School's Class of 2012. He had a reputation for being somewhat of a schemer, and being unpredictable at times, but has become a much calmer, more easy-going person. He suffers from Bipolar disorder and takes medication for it. He is known for his creativity, and has a knack for writing; expressing it by writing poems, stories, screenplays, and film scripts. Eli fears he has a close connection with death - losing his first love Julia, best friend Adam, finding hockey star Campbell Saunders' dead body post suicide, and having his girlfriend Clare develop cancer.  Eli is currently in his third relationship with best friend Clare Edwards. He was best friends with Adam Torres before his death, and Jake Martin. Eli is good friends with Fiona CoyneImogen Moreno (his ex-girlfriend), Dave TurnerMo Mashkour and Alli Bhandari and friends with Katie MatlinJenna Middleton, and Bianca DeSousa. Lauren Dawes has a soft spot for Eli and was a major supporter of his writing when he first began. he is close with Archie Simpson, his school principal. He had a heated conflict with Mike Dallas, which later resolved, and the Baker Siblings, though he forgave Becky Baker when she began dating Adam. He was also formerly involved in an intense conflict with Mark Fitzgerald. Eli is portrayed by Munro Chambers