• Our Mission

    Rantoul City Schools exists to build a stronger community by educating our students.

    Guiding Principles

    To fulfill our mission, RCS will:

    • Collaborate with the community, families, and other stakeholders. 

    • Encourage students who are critical thinkers, leaders, and global navigators, grounded in equity and cultural understanding,

    • Provide a school environment where all learners feel free to embrace challenges and practice resilience,

    • Ensure students’ individual needs are met,

    • Combat social and racial inequities, and 

    • Expect excellence from all learners and stakeholders both in the classroom and throughout our school community.

  • Vacancies and How to Apply

    Certified Candidates

    If you seeking a position as a candidate in a field that requires state teacher certification, see our current VACANCIES and APPLY HERE.


    Not looking for permanent work? Consider working as a guest teacher, guest classroom assistant, or other substitute positions with RCS. APPLY HERE.

    Non-Certified Candidates

    Not looking to be a teacher or to work in a certified position. Consider one of our opportunities that does not require teacher certification. These vacancies may include classroom assistants, clerical, bilingual interpreters, custodial, maintenance, and cafeteria staff. See our current VACANCIES and APPLY HERE.

  • Need Help?

    Have questions about a vacancy? Need support completing your application? Want someone to take a look at your application materials prior to submitting your application?

    We are here to help. Please call Lynda at 217-893-5400 or email lwatterson@rcs137.org.