Reflections Florida PTA
Designed to enhance rather than replace a quality arts education, the national PTA® Reflections Program℠ provides opportunities for students to express themselves and to receive positive recognition for their artistic efforts.
PTA believes all children deserve a quality arts education and encourages students to pursue artistic expression through participation in its annual arts Reflections Program. The program offers students the opportunity to create works of art for fun and recognition. Students in production, literature, musical composition, photography, and the visual arts (which includes art forms such as drawing, painting, print making, and collage). For more than 40 years, the program has encouraged millions of students across the nation and in American schools overseas to create works of art. The Reflections Program was started in 1969 by then Colorado PTA President Mary Lou Anderson.
Students participate in the Reflections Program by submitting entries to their local PTA or PTSA. Any PTA/PTSA in good standing is eligible to sponsor a Reflections Program.
The theme for the 2014-2015 school year is The world would be a better place if... Thousands of students will reflect on the theme and create original works of art in the categories of dance choreography, film production, music composition, literature, photography and visual arts.
The world would be a better place if…, the 2014-15 Reflections program theme, was submitted through the Reflections Theme Search Contest by Mercedes Messer of Puyallup, Washington. When asked what inspired her theme, Mercedes said, “Our world, because I care about it and wanted to know other kids’ ideas on how we could make it a better place.”
Each fall, thousands of students submit concepts for a future Reflections theme to their State PTA organizations. CLICK HERE to submit your entries for the 2015-16 school year
2013-14 REFLECTIONS THEME WAS
BELIEVE DREAM INSPIRE
“Believe, Dream, Inspire ”….
The theme for PTA’s 2013–14 Reflections Program was Believe, Dream, Inspire. This theme was submitted through the Reflections Theme Search Contest by Julie Lampert of Waverly Park PTA, located in East Rockaway, New York.
“My Inspiration for the theme came from my experience in competitive sports. I hope that students across the country will strive to make their dreams become a reality,” Julie writes.
FLORIDA PTA IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THE 2013-14 REFLECTIONS LIST OF WINNERS!
Congratulations to all of our talented students who entered the PTA Reflections Contest. The Florida PTA State reflections winners are set out on the list below. The "Excellence" winners have been sent to National PTA and the “Merit” winners will be on display during our Leadership/Convention at Innisbrook Resort in July and will be available to the county councils, after Leadership/Convention.
Congratulations to all!
Previous Reflections Award Winners
2012-13 Reflections Theme
Florida PTA proudly presents
2012-13 Florida PTA Reflections Award Winners
2011-12 Reflections Theme
Florida PTA proudly presents
2011-12 Florida PTA Reflections Award Winners
|Florida PTA 2011-2012 Reflections Award Winners|