South O'Brien School District

Our mission is to prepare students to be responsible citizens and lifelong learners.

Coming together as ONE, we are South O'Brien.





Classified Staff Handbook 2020-21

Certified Staff Handbook 2020-21


Job Openings:

South O’Brien School is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

  • Teaching Positions
    • Substitute Teachers
  • Administrative Positions
  • Coaching Positions
    • Junior High Girls Basketball Coach
    • Junior High Boys Basketball Coach
    • Assistant Boys Basketball Coach
  • Paraeducator Positions
    • Substitute Paraeducators
  • Other Positions
    • Part-time Custodian
    • Route Bus Driver
    • Substitute Bus Drivers
    • Substitute Custodians

*Review of applications will begin immediately upon receipt and continue until the positions are filled.

Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to:

Wade Riley, Superintendent
216 South Rutledge, PO Box 638
Paullina, IA 51046-0638
Phone 712-949-2115
Fax 712-949-2149

SOCSD is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer.

South O’Brien is located mostly in O’Brien County, Iowa. The district includes the communities of Paullina, Primghar, Sutherland, Calumet, Gaza, and Germantown. School sites are grades PK-6 in Primghar and grades 7-12 in Paullina.

Updated: August 12, 2020