About The Odyssey Preparatory Academy Family of Schools
The Odyssey Preparatory Academy Family of Schools consists of five campuses educating approximately 3,000 scholars from kindergarten through twelfth grade. We are dedicated to a higher education vision that makes a difference in our children's lives.
Odyssey is accredited as an International Baccalaureate World School, providing both the Middle Years Program and the Diploma Program. We are also accredited with Cogniaź and are AIAź sports members. Odyssey uses the Core Knowledge program in elementary grades, along with multiple support programs geared to keep kids moving, asking deeper questions, and pushing beyond their comfort level in learning. We believe in embracing technology while also exploring innovative ideas such as outdoor classrooms.
The Odyssey Family of Schools:
Tuition-free, charter schools (public schools funded by the state)
Made up of three elementary campuses, one junior high, and one high school campus located in Goodyear and Buckeye Arizona
Have a four-day, Monday-Thursday school week (hours 7:30 AM to 4 PM)
PE daily, in addition to Spanish and music twice a week
Daily intervention for struggling scholars
Offers the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme at our junior high
Offers the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme at our high school
An optional catered hot lunch program is available
Friday aftercare available
Professional development and training for educators on Friday