Reflections

The PTA Reflections program is back at Bell!

Reflections welcomes students of all grades and abilities to explore their inner artist.

 

This year’s Reflections program theme is “What Is Your Story?”

Tell your story through an original dance, a short film, a poem or story, an original song/piece of music, a photograph, and/or a visual work of art!

 

Participation form deadline: September 16th  – download participation form here: Reflections_ParticipationForm_2016_Final

Artistic piece(s) and entry form deadline: October 5th – download entry from here: Reflect_EntryForm_Final2016

Judging at Bell: October 11th/12th

In-school awards assembly: Week of Oct 17th

 

We know we have a lot of talented, creative students here at Bell! We encourage you to participate in this wonderful program. Please use the following websites to guide you. They are extremely useful and helpful so read away!

[Need-based scholarships for materials will be available through the PTA.]

 

1) Best website for Jeffco students:

http://www.jcpta.org/programs/reflections/

Scroll down to STUDENTS TAB at the bottom of this webpage.

 

2) National Reflections website:

http://www.pta.org/programs/reflections.cfm?ItemNumber=2898&navItemNumber=4777

Includes very important artist statement requirements (part of your entry form) and judging criteria.

 

3) Rules & regulations (for each art area) webpage:

http://www.jcpta.org/programs/reflections/reflections-students/

Read VERY CAREFULLY! Entries MUST be submitted properly and cannot be judged if rules are not followed. There are very specific requirements for each art area!

 

QUESTIONS?   Please first read all information in the websites above and see if your question can be answered.

Michelle Trader (projects in music, film & writing only): traders2@rmi.net

Cindy Pearson (projects in art, photography and dance only): cindyalmpearson@gmail.com

 

For more information on the program visit http://www.jcpta.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/16-17-Rules-Summary.pdf

 

The purpose of this program is to provide an opportunity for students to use their creative talents by expressing themselves through their own original works. A student may submit an entry in any of six arts areas. Only original works of art are accepted. The six art areas are: Literature, Music Composition, Photography, Visual Arts, Film/Video and Choreography/Dance.