Use the arts to share your personal Reflections on this year’s theme: I Matter Because…
Reflections is a National PTA-sponsored program that encourages students to express themselves through the arts. Students can submit work in the following categories: Dance, Music, Literature, Photography, Film Production, Visual Arts, and Special Artist. The art is judged a the school level with the winner in each category moving on to the County level, then District level, State level, and finally National level.
Dance and Film: if background music is used, citation is required
Literature: include word count, entries must be less than 2,000 words
Music: list musicians and/or instrumentation
Photography and Visual Arts: list dimensions
Dance, Film, Music: recordings must not exceed 5 minutes, file size must not exceed 1,000 MB.
More information about specific rules for each category can be found here:
Submissions are due by Friday, October 16. Please use one of the following links to submit your entry. You will be directed to a submission form. Please be ready to provide the following information: Student name, age, and grade; Parent name, phone address; Title of Artwork; Artistic Statement (100 words describing the art and how it relates to the theme). Once you have completed the submission form you will immediately receive a dropbox link to upload your artwork. If you have any questions or problems please contact Meredith Caldwell at email@example.com.
If you have any questions please contact Meredith Caldwell at firstname.lastname@example.org.