sub teacher training


Application Process

If you were not a Bolivar R-I Schools substitute during the 2022- 2023 school year:

New Substitute Application

  • Print Online

  • Pick up at Bolivar R-I Schools Administrative Offices

  • 524 West Madison Street, Bolivar. 65613

  • Email request to

Requirements included in the application:

If you were a Bolivar R-I Schools substitute and worked at least one day during the 2022-2023 school year:

Grandfathered Substitute Application

Resignations or Retirees From Bolivar School District 

Anyone who resigns or retires from Bolivar School District that applies to be a substitute teacher must follow the 26-week separate period before they can be added to the active substitute list for the district.


For questions, please contact Amber Davenport at or 417-326-5291 Ext. 2112