Each year, over 300,000 students in Pre-K through Grade 12 create original works of art in response to a student-selected theme. This 50+ year-old program helps them explore their own thoughts, feelings and ideas, develop artistic literacy, increase confidence and find a love for learning that will help them become more successful in school and in life.
Categories and DivisionsStudents participate in the appropriate division for their grade: Primary (Pre-K - Grade 2), Intermediate (Grades 3-5), Middle School (Grades 6-8), High School (Grades 9-12), Special Artist (All grades welcome).*
Students submit their completed works of art in one or all of the available arts categories: Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Composition, Photography, Visual Arts. (Excerpt by the website. Click on the image!)
National PTA Reflections Art Contest.
Here is one of examples:
This competition is a great opportunity for children to learn how to write a statement and draw a picture to fit the topic. If you look at the YouTube video above, you can see detailed procedures.
Myungja Anna Koh