The Annual Reflections Art Program’s theme for the 2020-2021 year is:

“I Matter Because...”


Reflect on the theme.  Create an original work.  Be recognized. To learn a bit more about the program and see a short video, please click here to be taken to the Jeffco PTA website.


Time To Show Off Your Artistic Talents!


Program Guidelines:

  • Any student K-5th grade may enter.  The entries will be judged in their age categories: grades K-2 and 3-5.

  • Art work may be submitted in the following areas:  dance, choreography, film production, literature, musical composition, photography, visual arts, or special artist division.

  • Entries need to be the ORIGINAL work of each student.

  • This event will be run virtually this year. 

  • Up to 3 pieces in each category will be selected by judges to be a part of the Jeffco PTA 

Projects Due - October 14th

Judging of the pieces - October 19th- 23rd

Reflections Celebration -TBD


What kind of an Art Contest is this?

Reflections is a National PTA Arts Program giving students the opportunity to express themselves and their talents in any of the following six areas:

  • VISUAL ARTS: drawing, painting, collages, (24” x 36”) AND NEW THIS YEAR, 3D art-no size limits to the sculptures/dioramas/ceramics/jewelry etc!

  • PHOTOGRAPHY: one photography print, can be a collage of images but it must be “one seamless print of multiple original photos”, photo should be mounted w/ stiff backing (11” x 14”)

  • LITERATURE: single sided 8 ½ by 11 sheets, not exceeding 2000 words, handwritten or typed

  • MUSIC COMPOSITION: audio voice and/or instrument(s), not exceeding 5 min

  • DANCE COMPOSITION: choreographed dance, not exceeding 5 min. or 1GB

  • VIDEO PRODUCTION: not exceeding 5 min. or 1GB

See Jeffco PTA reflections webpage for rules about submissions.


If you have any questions, please contact Kim Boulton at

Congratulations to Alyssa Blasi, she is the first Shaffer student to win gold at the state level and advance onto Nationals where she received an Honorable Mention award!