Picture My Future Art Contest canvas with brightly colored abstract oil paints

Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra encourages students in grades 7 through 12 across the state to enter her fifth annual Picture My Future Art Contest. This opportunity allows students to share their personal visions of life after high school, whether it is higher education, work or other pursuits. Winning art will be displayed in a State Department of Education publication and on the SDE website.

2019 Picture My Future Contest Winners


  • Luke Howard
  • 11th Grade
  • Idaho Arts Charter School
Watercolor and colored pencil drawing of teen girl in various scenarios.

2nd Place Winner

  • Yebom Yi
  • 11th Grade
  • Mountain Home High School
Pen and ink and alcohol drawing of teen girl using a computer

3rd Place Winner

  • Ashlyn Alexander
  • 11th Grade
  • Mountain Home High School