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Odyssey Charter School

Odyssey Charter School is a coeducational public charter school for students in grades Kindergarten through 8.

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Cost Of Living
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Climate
Institution Type: Public Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Overview

Odyssey Charter School says

The Goals of Odyssey Charter School are to provide students with an enriched learning environment that will: •Enable students to excel academically by providing a structured dual language program integrated with a rigorous core curriculum, while encouraging the development of effective critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

•Enhance each student's understanding of Mathematics, English, Science, and other Western languages by utilizing the Modern Greek language, with a Mathematics focus, as a vehicle to explore the roots of vocabulary, mathematical concepts, and scientific theories.

•Prepare students to demonstrate exceptional understanding and academic achievement through standardized testing and other credentialing methods.

•Assist students in the development of a broader world view through exposure to other World cultures.

•Teach students the value of respectful and responsible citizenship as a critical component to the development of an appreciation for democracy and diversity.

•Nurture and value the special qualities and abilities of each student in a way that will foster a desire to become academically and educationally successful.

•Encourage the involvement and engagement of parents in the education process to enhance and enrich learning opportunities for students.

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Curriculum

Prepare students for a lifelong enthusiasm for learning, awareness of world citizenship, ability to think independently and creatively through participation in a foreign language immersion. Uses classical language, Greek.

Mission Statement

The Mission of Odyssey Charter School is to prepare students for a lifelong enthusiasm for learning, develop a keen awareness of world citizenship and culture and establish critical thinking and problem-solving proficiency through the added learning of the Modern Greek language and Mathematics focus.

Finance

Finance

Public charter schools are supported through lower levels of direct, public funding, as well as though private subsidies. As with district public schools, they do not charge tuition to students who attend them.

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 933
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Kindergarten 132
1 132
2 133
3 133
4 110
5 105
6 86
7 102

Odyssey Charter School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Odyssey Charter School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 12 : 1
Socioeconomic Diversity

13% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Odyssey Charter School.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 63%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1%
Multi-racial 1%
Hispanic/Latino 6%
Black or African American 21%
Asian 7%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%
Assistant Headmaster Denise Parks
Headmaster Nick Manolakos
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