Senior Information

2022 Odyssey Graduation Information!

Please read the critical information below and share it with your parents. More information will follow as we approach graduation. If you have any questions, please contact us at 702-257-0578.

Jostens Deadline
All orders for announcements, class rings, and grad swag(t-shirts, hoodies, extra tassels, and more) must be ordered from Jostens by December 17, 2021. Go to to place these orders.

Cap and Gown Photos
All on- and off-campus seniors and early-grad juniors will have the opportunity to have a professional photo taken by Lifetouch. These photos can be purchased by parents and will be used in the Senior Slideshow at Graduation. Grad photos will be taken on Odyssey’s campus on December 6th-10th, 2021. More info will be released to students in November.

Senior Due Dates
Before you can walk, you have to work… on your assignments, that is! Before you can walk, you must be passing all required classes.  Once confirmed by your counselor, you will be marked cleared. Graduating seniors and early grad juniors must complete and submit all assignments prior to Senior Saturday and the graduation ceremony in order to be cleared by their counselor. If you have any questions about what is expected of you in a particular class, please talk to your teacher. Specific due dates will be released in the spring. 

Senior Saturday
Join your fellow classmates, counselors, teachers, staff, and administrators for an early graduation celebration on Saturday, May 14, 2022, from 10 am to 2 pm. This will be a drive-through pick-up event.  You will be allowed to pick up your cap and gown, announcements, and additional Jostens items. Graduation clearance from your counselor gains you access to this fun event. See “Senior Due Dates” section of this flyer for details on graduation clearance.

Cap and Gown Units
You must submit your height, weight, and phonetic spelling of your name to Odyssey Charter High School to place your order for a cap and gown. If you do not submit your height and weight by December 17, 2021 a unit will be ordered for you. The size may not be exact. 

Senior Speeches
Each year, the highlight of our graduation ceremony is our student speakers. If you are interested in giving a speech on stage this year, please submit your initial speech to Principal Stafford (

  • Submission Deadline: February 15th, 2022
  • Submit in writing
  • The maximum speech length is 3 minutes
  • Prompt: What has Odyssey Charter High School meant to you? (Get creative!)

If your speech is selected, you will then be given a mentor to guide you through the process of refining your speech and preparing you to speak in front of a live audience on the day of graduation.

Senior Meeting (MANDATORY)
Monday, October 4, 2021
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
The Orleans Arena

Graduation Rehearsal (MANDATORY)
Monday, May 23, 2022
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
The Orleans Arena
Students only at this event – parents, please plan on dropping off and picking up your student.

Graduation Ceremony
Tuesday, May 24th, 2022
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Grads arrive and doors open for attendees at 5:00 PM
The Orleans Arena

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For additional information regarding graduation, please contact Jamila Eddins at or 702-257-0578 ext. 7284