Reflections 2021-2022

This year's theme is:
"I will change the world by..."

The Reflections Program is a National PTA arts competition for students from pre-K through grade 12. The purpose is to provide an opportunity for students to use their creative talents by expressing themselves through their own original works of art in response to a theme.


2021-2022 Submission Deadline: Nov 22, 2021






The winners' artworks will be advanced to Bellevue Council level and have a chance to advance to state and national level. We will celebrate all participants' artworks with an online art show.


Pre-Kindergarten through grade 12 students are encouraged to submit original works of art in one or more of the following categories:

  • Dance Choreography – originally choreographed dance composition.

  • Film Production – original works, with or without sound, of animation, narrative, documentary, experimental or music video/film.

  • Literature – works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, prose, drama, short stories and lyrics.

  • Musical Composition – original musical composition, with or without words.

  • Photography – color or black and white, included techniques: photogram, negative sandwich, and multiple exposure. 

  • Visual Arts – drawing, painting in tempera, oil, acrylic, watercolor & t-shirt paints, computer generated art, two-dimensional collage, printmaking, needlework & leather tooling.


Special Artist Division: Students with disabilities may receive special accommodations by entering the special artist division and are encouraged to enter any category.



Participating is as easy as 1-2-3:

  1. Create your piece of art - make sure your art follows the rules

  2. Write about how the piece relates to the theme in 100 words or less

  3. Complete the registration form




1. Scan your work and email it to Reflections@clydehillpta.org

2. Submit your work with the completed registration form to your art teacher Ms. Berg.

Student Entry Form

Dance Choreography Rules

Film Production Rules

Literature Rules

Music Composition Rules

Photography Rules


Virtual Artist Rules -                    to see the demonstration video for framing

2021-2022 Reflections Chair: Bei Lu