Who is Mr. Hiroto?

Mr. Chris Hiroto



Degrees and Certifications:

BA, Elementary Education; Boise State University. MS, Contract Management, Florida Institute of Technology. MA, Personnel Administration, Alabama A&M University. BA, Sociology, Idaho State University. Certification: Elementary Education, K-8; math through 9th.

Mr. Chris Hiroto


School Year 2017-2018 will be my 18th year of teaching; all at Star Elementary and all in 5th Grade.

Birthplace: Pocatelllo, Idaho
Ethnicity: Third Generation (Sansei), Japanese-American.
Education: Pocatello High School (1964); Idaho State University, BA (1969); Alabama A & M University, MA (1976); Floriday Institute of Technology, MS (1986); Boise State University, BA (2000).
Military Career: Commissioned 2nd Lieutenant through ROTC program upon graduation from ISU.  Moved 23 times; two tours in Europe, one tour in Korea, stateside tours in Alabama, California, Texas, Kansas, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and New Jersey.  Retired from military service in 1995; rank of Colonel.
Marital Status: Dale Hiroto, will celebrate 49th anniversary in 2017; daughter, Kimberly, son, Christopher.
Pets: Boo Boo and BB (Baby Bedinski), both chihuahuas.
Hobbies: Woodworking, home improvements, working on antique autos.