We value our substitutes!  You, as the substitute teacher, are a very important person to students, to the school staff and to the community.  We are very pleased that you have chosen to join the Rangely School District RE-4 community! Our goal is to provide the best education for every child, every day and each employee is a vital part of that mission.  You are asked to step in with short notice to help maintain the continuity and stability that is so important to the school program.

Here are the steps to become a substitute teacher for Rangely School District, you must first complete and receive your Substitute Authorization through the Colorado Department of Education (see link below).  Once you have received your certificate and completed an application for Rangely School District, we will be able get you started!

Applying to be a Substitute Teacher

Fill out an application

Employment Opportunities>Applications


  • Pick up information form for appointment of fingerprints at the Administration Office 402 West Main

Verification Certificate

  • Print or pick up elicensing verification form from the Administration Office

  • Fill out top portion of form and have the District fill in bottom of form

Apply for Sub Authorization on the CDE website

  • $60 fee

Payroll paperwork

  • Pick up paperwork from Admin Office

Make sure to bring in your Driver's License and Social Security Card or Passport