Odyssey Charter High School is located in Las Vegas, NV and is one of 115 high schools in Clark County School District. It is a charter school that serves 810 students in grades 9-12.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system.
Odyssey Charter High School made AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Nevada in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Odyssey Charter High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
The Clark County School District spends $8,270 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 59% on instruction, 37% on support services, 3% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Clark County School District District
In 2011, Odyssey Charter High School had 43 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Nevada average is 20 students per full-time equivalent teacher.