The goal of the Odyssey Charter School is to create self-motivated, socially responsible life-long learners. …More The school was opened in 1999 and was originally located in Pasadena. It relocated to Altadena in 2006, to the site of the closed-down Linda Vista Elementary School.
Odyssey serves an ethnically and socio-economically diverse community including African American (40%), Caucasian (27%), Latino (23%), Asian (6%), Other (4%). An estimated 33% of its students are economically disadvantaged families; 10% receive special education services. Approximately 68% of its students come from the Pasadena Unified School District.