Watch for the National Winners to be announced May, 2019



2018-2019 Reflections: Heroes Around Me

  • PTA Reflections is a nationally acclaimed student recognition program to encourage artistic creativity in the classroom and at home. Students of all grades and abilities may participate and explore the arts based on the 2018-2019 theme: HEROES AROUND ME.

The arts—and the National PTA Reflections program—support student success and serve as a valuable tool for building strong partnerships in your school community. Celebrate arts learning in your school community with Reflections.  

Students may enter one or all of the available arts categories:

Dance Choreography

Film Production


Music Composition


Visual Arts

Take a look at the 2019 Reflections call for entries video! 

Click Here to View

Email address for SD PT Reflections: 


Get Started Today!

Don't have an active PTA/PTSA affiliate? 

Email for details on how to start this in your school!

Also, join the group on Facebook called SD PTA Reflections for the most current announcements!

18-19 Reflections Forms

All Reflections Artwork must be submitted to the state competition by December 20, 2018

The artwork will be judged at the state level for the state competition and the state winners 

will be invited to the Reflections Award Ceremony on Saturday, April 6, 2019 in Rapid City.

If you are interested in helping on the Reflections artwork, please email

Congrats to the 2017-2018 National Reflections Winners!

Award of Excellence - Visual Arts


Dinithi Senevirathna from Camelot Intermediate PTA

Artwork titled "Nothing is Impossible"

Award of Merit - Literature


Julia Malsam in Primary category from CC Lee Elementary PTA Artwork titled "Isabella and the Dream Within Reach"

Award of Merit - Music Composition


Tiffany Johnson in Middle School category from Parents at West Middle School PTA

Artwork titled "Reach for your Family"

2017-2018 SD PTA Reflection Winners Announced!

SD Reflection Announcement Winners 2018 - FINAL (pdf)


16-17 National PTA Reflections Award of Excellence

National Award of Excellence Winner - click to download

16-17 National PTA Reflections Award of Merit

National Award of Merit Winners - click to download