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PTSA Art Award - due Nov

2018-2019 theme was be "Heroes Around Me". We got 37 submissions! The ALHS site awards were given Dec 12 at the PTSA potluck, and the winners went on to state competition. Here was the timeline.

Tuesday Nov 27- Art submitted to ALHS PTSA & judged for ALHS award

Thurs, Nov. 29 - Artwork dropped at District office 

December 7th - 14th - District-wide awardees determined

Friday, December 14th  4 -6pm.  Reflections Art Award Exhibition. 

135 Van Ness Ave,   Presentation of District 2 awards.  Refreshments. 

All Reflections artists & families invited!  Exhibition continues to January.

  2017-18 District winners   READ THE RULES on the state PTSA site 

PTSA Reflections 2018 Theme: Heroes Around Me

Reflections winners 2017

1st Place-Cody Chen (11th Grade)- "Ludwig"


2nd -Khoi Duong (11th)-"Warmth Within Reach"


3rd -Kurtis Chan (11th)-"Reach for the Stars"

The ALHS PTSA's Reflections Program's

Visual Arts submissions for 2017-18 theme, "Within Reach"


Students choose:

Dance, Choreography, Literature, Film, Visual Arts, Photos, Music Composition

2019-20 theme: Look Within

Review Criteria

Interpretation: How closely the piece relates to the theme, based on the artwork itself and the artist statement.

Creativity: How creative and original the piece is in its conception of the theme and its presentation.

Technique: The level of skill demonstrated in the basic principles/techniques of the arts area.

Artist statement, tell us about your work and what it means to you.  How does your work relate to the theme?  What is your personal connection to the theme? What did you use to create your work (supplies, tech, props)?   What/Who was your inspiration?

The statement counts a lot!!!