Substitute Teacher Orientation

Apply now to be a substitute teacher! Puxico R-8 School District will pay $110 a day beginning August 2022. A district application must be filled out and turned in to the central office before attending orientation.

Applications are available on the district website at or by calling 573-222-3762. Questions should be directed to Mrs. Cindy Crabb at

The Puxico School District considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, sex, exercise of FMLA rights or disability, educational programs or activities, and as required by the Immigration Reform Control Act, hires only American Citizens and aliens who are authorized to work in the United States. All candidates will be considered on the basis of qualifications, training, experience, and the ability to perform the requirements of the position. Puxico R-8 School reserves the right to accept or reject any or all applications.

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