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Odyssey Community School

Odyssey Community School

Enrolling now! Odyssey School, an independent school, focusing on creativity and critical thinking.

4 days ago

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Check out these mugs!On sale tomorrow and Friday in the school foyer. Grab yours before or after your student led conference. $24 while they last! All proceeds go towards the 7-8 trip to Costa Rica! ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

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Creating. It’s something @odysseyschoolavl puts into practice. Whether it’s in our Visual Arts program with @fiberhousecollective or in our MakerSpace with @mountain_makers creating is #theodysseyway #asheville #avltoday #avl #828 #school ... See MoreSee Less
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Check out this amazing opportunity!We would love to welcome you to the inaugural Odyssey Evening of Excellence this Thursday, March 16th from 6:30-7:30 at Odyssey Community School !We will be celebrating the launch of the new children's book by Odyssey School elementary teachers, Shirley Rotolo and Sam Sole : "Pick Up Your Toys, Kirk." This is the first book in a series of illustrated children's books by the duo. Sam and Shirley will be reading from their book, discussing the artistic and collaborative process, and signing books.Admission is $5, and tickets are available at the door. Proceeds from the Evening of Excellence event will support the authors. Proceeds will also help to support Odyssey’s Equity Fund, with the specific goal of supporting students who need reading instruction and access to experiential opportunities.Copies of Sam & Shirley's wonderfully illustrated children's book will be available for purchase at the event.We hope to see you soon! ... See MoreSee Less
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Join us for an Evening of Excellence featuring Odyssey Teachers Shirley Rotolo and Sam ... See MoreSee Less
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Odyssey School is an independent, non-profit school with a focus on whole child, emotionally intelligent, personalized curriculum for students in PreK-12. Our mission is to prepare students, families, and educators to lead lives of intention and purpose with an authentic sense of self.

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Community Announcements

  • Registration is NOW OPEN for Odyssey's (8) weeks of summer camp.
  • Odyssey is NOW ACCEPTING new family admissions applications ahead of March acceptance decisions.
  • Purchase "Pick Up Your Toys, Kirk" -- an amazing children's book by Odyssey kindergarten teachers, Shirley Rotolo (writer) and Sam Sole (illustrator) available now on Amazon! Be sure to list Odyssey on Amazon Smile.

Get In Touch

If you have questions about Odyssey’s mission, community, or programs, please give us a call! You can also contact us to schedule a tour, meet our teachers, our directors, and visit our learning spaces.          

Covid-19 Policies and Procedures

Odyssey School has had a strong start the year! As of late October, we've made an update to our Covid policies and procedures.


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