Reflections Program 2017-2018

Theme: “Within Reach”

Reflections Chairman: Terie Tinsley

Due date for entries to be turned in to Torrance Council: November  9,  2017  9:00-11:30 am, at the District Office Conference Room


Note: This due date is for units to turn in their Awards of Excellence (1st Place)
art entries to the Torrance Council. I WILL NOT ACCEPT any entries after 11:30am that day. If you cannot make that deadline, please make arrangements to turn it in on November 1st (TCPTA Meeting)

Remember: Submit only one Award of Excellence entry per category per grade division.

Due date for entries to be turned in to your  unit:  Friday October 20, 2017 (suggested)

Note: This due date is for students to turn in their entries to your PTA.  Actual council due
date has been set for November 9, 2017 – determined by Torrance Council.       

Resources & Forms 2017:

Also available:

* Powerpoint training information presented at the California State PTA Convention:


*  Reflections e-Learning class on the National PTA Website:

Keeping the Arts Alive!

What is the Reflections Program?

  • Art recognition and achievement program
  • Expression through pre-selected theme
  • Students attending PTA/PTSA school, including home school students
  • Increases community awareness of the importance of the arts


6 Arts Categories                                                         

  • Visual Arts
  • Photography
  • Literature
  • Musical Composition
  • Dance Choreography
  • Film Production

5 Grade Divisions

  • Primary : Preschool -2nd Grade
  • Intermediate: 3rd-5th Grade
  • Junior/Middle: 6th-8th Grade
  • Senior: 9th-12th Grade
  • Special Artist: All Grades