Odyssey Community School

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Odyssey Community School serves 329 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Odyssey Community School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Odyssey Community School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Odyssey Community School's student population of 329 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students329 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Odyssey Community School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Odyssey Community School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#667 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
15%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
25%
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Black
17%
13%
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White
44%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.730.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Odyssey Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOdyssey Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Odyssey Community School is Howell Cheney Technical High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Illing Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Verplanck School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Manchester Howell Cheney Technical High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 634 students
    0.6 miles
    791 West Middle Tpke.
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860) 649-5396
    0.6 9-12 634
  • Manchester Verplanck School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 373 students
    0.6 miles
    126 Olcott St.
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860) 647-3383
    0.6 K-5 373
  • Manchester Waddell School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 357 students
    0.8 miles
    1151 Main Street
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860) 647-3392
    0.8 K-5 357
  • Manchester Washington School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 309 students
    1.4 miles
    94 Cedar St.
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860) 647-3332
    1.4 K-5 309
  • Manchester Great Path Academy At Mcc Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 320 students
    1.5 miles
    60 Bidwell Street
    Manchester, CT 06045
    (860) 521-3700
    1.5 9-12 320

School Reviews

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this is a WONDERFUL choice -the teachers/staff has taught my granddaughter the important values for her future-Every year I am amazed by what she has learned-I guess I am the "lucky one"
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