Reflections Art Contest

Reflections is the National PTA Art Contest

California PTA Reflections Page

This Years Theme is “I Matter Because …”

Santiago STEAM PTA Judges will score each entry on Interpretation of Theme (40 pts), Creativity (30 pts), and Technique (30 pts)

Themes are chosen over a year in advance.  You may participate the the search for next years theme here….

Santiago STEAM Winners will be announced for EACH Category and Age Division!   

Up to 18 Winners from Santiago STEAM could advance to the Saddleback Valley Contest, and on to 4th District, California State, and National Levels!

Age/Grade Divisions:

  1. Kindergarten – 2nd grade
  2. 3rd – 5th grades
  3. 6th-8th grades

Students May Enter Multiple Categories

Category Rules, Guidelines, and Suggestions:

  1. Dance Choreography – Click Here for Rules 
    • Video file must not exceed 5 minutes in length and 1 GB in file size
  2. Literature – Click Here for Rules
    • Document, PDF, or image file up to 10MB
  3. Music Composition – Click Here for Rules
    • MP3 or WAV file must not exceed 5 minutes in length and 1GB in file size.  additional notation file for 6th graders in document, pdf, or image.
  4. Film Production – Click Here for Rules
    • AVI or MP4 file must not exceed 5 minutes in length and 1GB in file size.  
  5. Photography – Click Here for Rules
    • PDF or image file not to exceed 100MB
  6. Visual Arts – Click Here for Rules
    • 3 images of the artwork from various angles

All Entries will be submitted HERE ONLINE through a Google Form and File Upload.

————–> Santiago Entries  – CLICK HERE for Virtual Form <—————-

Upload deadline for Santiago Entries – October 8th.

Before completing form you will need to prepare the following:

  1. Files to be uploaded (see each category for specifications)
  2. Title of Work
  3. 10-100 word artists statement

View Past Saddleback Valley Winning Entries for Inspiration/Ideas

View Last Years Saddleback Valley Winners!