Theme: Heroes Around Me
REFLECTIONS ARTS PROGRAM
PTA Reflections is a nationally acclaimed student recognition program to encourage artistic creativity in the classroom and at home. Students of all grades and abilities may participate and explore the arts based on the 2018-2019 theme: Heroes Around Me.
National PTA Official Rules: https://prestonpta.membershiptoolkit.com/assets/01283/pdfs/Reflections/2018-19_Reflections_Program_Rules.pdf
Students may choose one or all of the available arts categories:
Dance Choreography Film Production Literature Music Composition Photography Visual Arts
The arts—and the National PTA Reflections program—support student success and serve as a valuable tool for building strong partnerships in your school community. Celebrate arts learning in your school community with Reflections.
Each year, the National PTA Reflections program offers local, regional, state and national opportunities for young artists in PreK through Grade 12 to be recognized for their creativity.
Heroes Around Me will be featured as the 2018-2019 Reflections theme (theme search winner: Hannah Crawley of J.A. Garcia Elementary PTA, Corpus Christi, Texas.).
- Primary: Preschool – Grade 2
- Intermediate: Grades 3-5
- Middle School: Grades 6-8
- Special Artist: All grades welcome
- Interpretation: How closely the piece relates to the theme, based on the artwork itself and the artist statement.
- Creativity: How creative and original the piece is in its conception of the theme and its presentation.
- Technique: The level of skill demonstrated in the basic principles/techniques of the arts area.
2017-2018 Reflections Theme:
PTA Reflections is a nationally acclaimed student recognition program to encourage artistic creativity in the classroom and at home. Students of all grades and abilities may participate and explore the arts based on the 2017-2018 theme: Within ReachThe theme for 2016-2017 was: What Is Your Story?The theme for the 2015 - 2016 year was:LET YOUR IMAGINATION FLY
Categories included - Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Composition, Photography and Visual Arts*It's never too early to think about what writing or art or photography you might be inspired to enter!When my own children went to Boyd, they always got excited when it was REFLECTIONS time! You do have to make sure you read the rules for each category as there are many stipulations. Don't hesitate to email me if you have any questions. I will be happy to help you get started.
AaliyahAniyaKateleighThe theme for 2011 - 2012 was "Diversity Is...
Designed to enhance rather than replace a quality arts education, the Reflections Program provides opportunities for students to express themselves and to receive positive recognition for their artistic efforts.Three students received Merits of Excellence Awards:ElijahKristineHaleyHere are some of our class entries: