Career Opportunities

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The mission of One Bright Ray Community High School, an independent, accelerated high school, is to provide quality education to Philadelphia’s, over-aged and under-credited students in search of a positive school experience while earning their diploma. We provide a supportive environment free of negative labels that challenge each student to explore his or her personal and academic potential through Project-Based Learning. We engage in restorative practices to create healthy respectful relationships that foster productivity, a positive outlook, and high self-esteem. We provide a second chance, sometimes a last chance, for our students in their pursuit of a high school diploma.

Aspiring community members are those who are…

  • Certified School Leaders and/or Teachers
  • Passionate about urban education
  • Dedicated and willing to go above and beyond to meet the needs of our students and team members
  • Creative and flexible in creating cognitively engaging instruction that connects to real world opportunities
  • Able to engage in an alternative approach to teaching and learning
  • Patient with students and/or teachers who need additional support
  • Open to developing their own reflective practices and to continue their own professional growth
  • Willing and able to collaborate with others


One Bright Ray is hiring the following positions for the Current Virtual 2020-2021 School Year!

Spanish Teacher
Math Teacher
History Teacher

Upcoming Events

  1. No School – Thanksgiving Break

    November 26 - November 27
  2. First Day Module 2

    November 30
  3. No School – Winter Break

    December 23, 2020 - January 1, 2021
  4. No School – Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    January 18, 2021
  5. No School – President’s Day

    February 15, 2021

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