Round Rock ISD is an outstanding school district where children truly come first. Our district has thirty-four elementary schools, ten middle schools, five high schools, and five unique programs (Early College High School, GOALS Learning Center, Round Rock Opportunity Center, Success, and Elementary Discipline Alternative Program). Our teachers and administrators are dedicated professionals who are committed to providing students the best possible education.

The daily rate for classroom substitutes is $85 per day. The half day rate for classroom substitutes is $42.50 per half day.


How Do I Become a Substitute with Round Rock ISD?



The Substitute Office will be accepting substitute applications from all interested applicants meeting minimum requirements. To qualify to serve as a substitute in Round Rock ISD a substitute applicant must have education equivalent to completion of high school and one of the following criteria must be met:

  • Completion of two years of study at an institution of higher education, or an Associate of Arts (AA) or higher degree, or
  • Combination of education and/or related work experience (i.e. day care, private school teaching, summer camps, substitute teacher work, teaching assistant, etc.) equivalent to two years, or
  • Completion of formal substitute teaching preparation course.

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply using the link below and will receive further information after their application has been reviewed. Applicants will need to scroll down to the bottom of the Employment Opportunities page and apply for the Substitute position.

Employment Opportunities


NEW! 8/15/16:

The Substitute Office is currently notifying interested applicants of an exciting opportunity. Tutors for Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) Learning System are needed to facilitate small group tutoring sessions using specific AVID tutoring methods. Tutors earn $10 per hour and can work between one and five hours per session. If you are interested in obtaining more information about the requirements to become an AVID tutor, contact Kelly Martin at (512) 464-4156.

Please continue to visit this website for future updates from the Substitute Office.

Qualified applicants may apply be clicking on the link below and scrolling to the bottom of the page and applying for the Substitute job opening.

Note: Substitute teachers must be at least 21 years of age to be eligible for high school assignments.


Absence Management Help and Other Information

We must meet federal guidelines by ensuring that all possible participants are notified of their eligibility. Round Rock ISD offers two different deferred compensation plans for retirement purposes – 403(b) and 457(b). Substitutes are eligible to participate in one or both plans.

Information about these plans can be accessed on the district’s Benefits page.


Contact Information


Substitute Office
Round Rock ISD Administration Building
1311 Round Rock Ave
Round Rock, TX 78681
Phone: (512) 464-5034 or (512) 464-5156

Main HR Phone: (512) 464-5040
Fax: (512) 464-5182