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Reflections

National PTA Reflections is America’s oldest and largest arts education program of its kind. The program was PTA Reflections logodeveloped in 1969 by Colorado’s PTA President Mary Lou Anderson to encourage students to explore their talents and express themselves. Since then, the Reflections Program has inspired millions of students to reflect on a specific theme and create original artwork.

Each year, students in Grades Pre-K through 12 are recognized for bringing the theme to life through film production, dance choreography, literature, music composition, photography, and visual arts.

2016-2017 National PTA Reflections Theme “What’s Your Story”

Entries Due Monday, November 28, 2016

For more information go to: wastatepta.org

To participate in this contest, reflect on the theme, create an original work and complete the entry form. All artwork will be recognized and may also qualify for state and national PTA awards and cash prizes.

Express your interpretation of the theme through one (or more) of the following:

Review Participation Rules and download Student Entry Form, or pickup a form in the attendance office. Learn about the Special Artist category.  Contact Jocelyn Barber or the Reflections Chair at your school for more information.

More information available here

2016-2017 National PTA Reflections Awards

STATE PTA REFLECTIONS AWARDS:  THREE MERCER ISLAND STUDENTS WIN PRIZES AT STATE Three Mercer Island students have received awards in the State National PTA Reflections arts program.  Mercer Island High Schooler Lauren Pirak received an Award of Excellence in Dance Choreography for her original dance, Overcoming Adversity.  Fellow Mercer Island High Schooler Sarah Wang also received …

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2015-2016 National PTA Reflections Awards

Mercer Island students win National PTA Reflections awards May 6, 2016 – Two Mercer Island students have received an Award of Excellence (second place) in the National PTA Reflections arts program. Mercer Island High School sophomore Jessica Waller was honored for her original music composition, Adventures in a Faraway Land. Jessica, who plays the French horn with the MIHS …

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2014-2015 National PTA Reflections Awards

Theme: The World Would Be a Better Place If… Dance Awards Dance Choreography: Intermediate Division Grades 3-5 1st Place Alexandra Winn, WM – United! Dance Choreography: Middle School Division Grades 6-8 1st Place Ariella Nelson, SCDS – Leap For Opportunity Film Production Awards Film Production: Intermediate Division Grades 3-5 1st Place – Agnes Mar, WM …

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