Odyssey Charter High School

2251 South Jones Blvd,

Las Vegas, NV, 89146

Tel: (702)257-0578
Grades: 9-12

1,006 students

Odyssey Charter High School serves 1,006 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 is higher than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
Odyssey Charter High School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1006 students has grown by 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,006 students
Odyssey Charter High School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Odyssey Charter High School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Odyssey Charter High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 has decreased from 43:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.76. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 38:1 17:1
Odyssey Charter High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
6%
Odyssey Charter High School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
29%
39%
Odyssey Charter High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
6%
10%
Odyssey Charter High School Black (2006-2012)
White
53%
38%
Odyssey Charter High School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.63 0.76
Odyssey Charter High School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a 44%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 340,019 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
363
9
Number of Students Managed 340,019 3,447
Clark County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Clark County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2006)
District Total Revenue $3,179 MM n/a
Clark County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,291 MM n/a
Clark County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,164 $0
Clark County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,521 $0
Clark County   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Summit School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Odyssey Charter School 6-8 (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Odyssey Charter School K-5 (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Las Vegas Odyssey Charter School K-5
    Charter School
    2251 South Jones Blvd
    Las Vegas , NV , 89146
    (702)257-0578
    Charter School
    0  mi  |  230  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Las Vegas Odyssey Charter School 6-8
    Charter School
    2251 South Jones Blvd
    Las Vegas , NV , 89146
    (702)257-0578
    Charter School
    0  mi  |  341  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Las Vegas Doris Hancock Elementary School
    1661 Lindell Rd
    Las Vegas , NV , 89146
    (702)799-4205
    0.6  mi  |  447  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Las Vegas Elaine Wynn Elementary School
    5655 Edna Ave
    Las Vegas , NV , 89146
    (702)799-8160
    0.8  mi  |  814  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Las Vegas Dr. C Owen Roundy Elementary School
    2755 Mohawk St
    Las Vegas , NV , 89146
    (702)799-5890
    0.8  mi  |  821  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 12, 2012 - I am going to attend Odyssey Charter for high school. I am indeed satisfied about going on my own academic pace. Even though I have seen the electives, I am wondering what kind of clubs/activities there is to offer in that school? - Posted by Student/Alumni

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