OCS-South has been approved!

We are happy to share that on November 16th, 2017, our new charter petition for OCS-South was approved by the Pasadena Unified School District Board.  We are now accepting applications for grades TK-3rd Grade for OCS-South and continue to accept applications for grades K-8th at Odyssey Charter School. We will continue to provide updates as information becomes available about our second school. You can also learn about what's happening at our current site, and updates on the second campus at our school tours. 

Applying to Odyssey

& OCS-South






          All families interested in applying for admission to Odyssey and/or OCS-South must complete an Application via Schoolmint.
*Students must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2018 in order to be eligible for Kindergarten*

You may also apply and monitor your enrollment and waitlist position via the SchoolMint app available for Apple and Android devices.

If you need assistance or access to a device to complete the Schoolmint Application online, please call (626) 229-0993 to schedule an appointment.

Admission Preferences

Admission preferences are offered in the following order:

  1. Children of current Odyssey employees who apply for the campus where the employee works
  2. Siblings of currently enrolled Odyssey students who apply for the same campus their sibling attends
  3. Students who are eligible to receive free or reduced price lunch (To verify eligibility, click here)
  4. Students who are currently enrolled in or reside in the attendance area of Franklin Elementary School of Pasadena Unified School District. (To verify if Franklin is your designated school, click here)  
  5. All other students

If you believe you meet any of the criteria for an admission preference, please indicate this on your Application. Admission preferences will be verified once you are offered a space for enrollment; if you are unable to provide proof of admission preferences you will lose the offered enrollment space and be placed at the end of our waitlist.

School Tours

School Tours are not mandatory to apply, but highly recommended for new families interested in learning more about our school.

To sign-up for a tour, click on the tour date you are interested in from the list below. 

Once you click a date, an email will be generated. Please include your name and the grade level you will be applying for in the Fall of 2018 in the body of the email. 

Wednesday, October 11, 2017- 9:00am

Saturday, October 21, 2017- 9:00am

Wednesday, November 8, 2017- 9:00am

Wednesday, December 6, 2017- 9:00am

Wednesday, January 24, 2018- 9:00am

Saturday, January 27, 2018- 9:00am

Wednesday, February 21, 2018- 9:00am

You may also sign up to attend a tour by calling our office at 626-229-0993.



Odyssey Charter School shall not discriminate against any student on the basis of disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic that is contained in the definition of hate crimes set forth in Section 422.55 of the Penal Code.