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Sherri Ybarra for Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction

"Education is my focus and passion, proven through my dedication and experience in the profession,” Ybarra said. Not only is Ybarra experienced in educational leadership, but she also has extensive education in her chosen field that makes her particularly qualified to serve as Idaho’s next Superintendent of Public Instruction.

"Those kids loved coming to school, with Sherri as their leader."

-Melissa Luke-Scaff, Parent

Education First

Education First is Sherri Ybarra's Top Priority

With nearly 2 decades of experience as a classroom teacher, Assistant Principal, Principal, Federal Programs Director, and Curriculum Director. Read More

Education Issues

Topics of Concern for the Idaho School System

There are some valid concerns and challenges surrounding the adoption of the Common Core; however, Idaho realized what the research confirmed. Read More.

Meet Sherri

Meet Sherri Ybarra

After graduating from college with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Elementary Education, Sherri moved to Idaho in 1996 with the military.
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How Can You Help?

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We need a brighter future for Idaho's children & young adults. Learn about how you can help improve Idaho's education system.
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Educational Background

Educational Certifications

  • BA in Elementary Education
  • MA in Educational Leadership
  • Ed. S in Educational Leadership

Educational Accomplishments

  • Educator of the Year (2005)
  • Educator of the Year (2006)
  • Fuel Up to Play 60 Grant award (2012-2013)
  • Idaho Technology IPAD Grant award (2012-2013)
  • Idaho Library Commissions Grant award (2012-2013)

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Sherri Ybarra on Trusting Idaho Teacher's as featured in the Idaho Statesman

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