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 – Yom Kippur

    September 28
  2. Virtual Visit: Harcum College @ OBR

    September 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  3. Virtual Visit: Wagner College

    September 29 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  4. Virtual Visit: West Chester University

    September 29 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  5. Virtual Visit: Central Penn College

    September 29 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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