Reflections Art Competition

Reflections is now closed for the 2019-2020 school year.  Thank you to all of our participants and judges.  Winners will be announced in cheetah chat.  Please email if you have any questions.


Reflections is a National PTA arts in education program.  The program was started in 1969 and is the largest arts in education program of its kind in the United States.  Students have the opportunity to use their creative talents by expressing themselves through their own original works created around a theme.

WE NEED JUDGES! Click here if you would like to volunteer as a judge.

The Reflections theme for the 2019-2020 school year is “Look Within”

Use your imagination to create  artwork, photography, poems or short stories, dance choreography, and music composition. You may enter as many times as you like in as many categories as you like. Each entry must be accompanied by an official entry form. Be sure to reflect the theme in your work. Complete official rules and regulations can be found at

Participation in Reflections is organized by student grade levels. Student works are critiqued against others in the same grade division.

Before you enter:

  • Use the pre-filled PTA entry from here
  • LWSD and the state PTA have different submission requirements.  Please be sure to follow the provided checklist
  • Please CAREFULLY read the relevant category’s entry packet for eligibility.
  • Only 1 entry per category
  • Email if you have ANY questions. 

Visual Arts (2-D ONLY)

Visual Arts 2-D Entry Packet

Visual Arts 2-D Submission Checklist


Literature Entry Packet

Literature Submission Checklist

Dance Choreograph

Literature Entry Packet

Literature Submission Checklist


Photography Entry Packet

Photography Submission Checklist

Music Composition

Music Entry Packet

Music Submission Checklist

Have fun and make sure all entries relate to the theme: Look Within

Please contact for more information.