Odyssey Academy History
Founded by Robert A. (Bob) Mosbacher, Sr., founder of Mosbacher Energy Co. and U.S. Secretary of Commerce for President George H.W. Bush. Chartered by State Board of Education as a third-generation charter school.
Opened as an open-enrollment public charter middle school in Galveston, then grew to serve Prek - 8th grade.
A Temporary Home
When Hurricane Ike destroyed the school, Moody Methodist Church offered a temporary home.
Opened current Galveston campus at 61st Street and Stewart Road.
Expanded to high school grades in 2013.
Expanded to the Bay Area
Expanded to the Bay Area in 2015 with two additional schools to serve Prek-12th grade students in 14 school districts.
First high school graduating class.