Calling all Entries! Reflections Arts Contest

Note: Reflections entries for 2018-2019 are closed. Check back in late summer for next year's program details.

Reflections is the National PTA program that encourages students to reflect on a specific theme and create original artwork for fun and recognition. All CRS students may participate in this opportunity to showcase their creative talents. The theme for the 2018-2019 program is "Heroes Around Me." 

Reflections 2018-2019

Please encourage your children to reflect on the theme, “Heroes Around Me”, and then create original artwork inspired by the theme in one (or more) of the following categories:

Reflections Categories

How to Enter:

All Reflections submissions must be accompanied by this entry form. For rules and more information go to

Entries will be collected at CRS (in the front office) in October. The deadline is Friday, October 26, 2018. A reception to recognize CRS students who participate in Reflections will be held in the spring in the Exploratory Arts Room. 

Questions? Please email [email protected]

More Information:


When writing the title and artist statement, give your work a title that stands out and describe how the work relates to the artist's personal interpretation of the theme.

Review Criteria Used By Judges:

  1. Interpretation: How closely the piece relates to the theme, based on the work itself and the artist statement.
  2. Creativity: How creative and original the pice is in its conception of the theme and its presentation.
  3. Technique: The level of skill demonstrated in the basic principles/techniques of the fine arts.