District 54 students advance to state level of PTA Reflections program

School District 54
Updated 2/16/2018 7:42 AM

The following students from District 54 moved on to the state level for Reflections, a PTA writing and fine arts competition. The theme of the 2017-18 Reflections program was "Within Reach." District 54 students were able to submit an entry in any of the following six arts areas:  film production, dance choreography, literature, musical composition, photography and visual arts.

There will be a reception honoring the Reflections students from Northwest Cook Region (which includes School District 54) on March 13 at 7 p.m. at Carl Sandburg Junior High, 2600 Martin Lane, Rolling Meadows.

Name, Title of Work, School, Grade

Dance Choreography

Emma C., One Step Closer, Link, 3

Jane G., The Space Between, Fairview, 3

Sai P., Within Reach, Churchill, 3

Vernika S., Bollywood, Churchill, 2

Jaden S., A Gymnast's Journey, Hale, 4

Film Production

Haley A., Better Place for All, Addams, 8

Alison C., Try Everything, Lincoln Prairie, 6

Alexander J., Promoting Flag Football, Hoover, 4

Ozan K., All By Myself, Campanelli, 1

Varsan R., Never Give Up, Churchill, 3


Aabid A., My Destination, Churchill, 4

Emily G., Being Within Reach, Fairview, 4

Karina S., Goals Behind the Clouds, Campanelli, 4

Special Artist -- Literature

Alex E., The Real Dream, Lakeview, 5

Clara E., Hard-Knock Life Dance, Lakeview, 3

Musical Composition

Maya C., Halloween Wars, Churchill, 4

Sanjana K., Pursuing Eloquence, Lincoln Prairie, 7

Aditya K., Joyful Me, Lincoln Prairie, 2

William M., A Violinist's Journey, Dooley, 2

Monika N., Best of Me, Mead, 8

Shune O., The Great Fall, Dooley, 4

Taira S., Tsum Tsum, Dooley, 6


Sarah C., The Transportation Twilight, Frost, 8

Aayush W., Within Reach the Rare Mountain Goat, Churchill, 4

Special Artist -- Photography

Alex E., Everything I Love, Lakeview, 5

Visual Arts

An D., Part of Which Falls Down, Frost, 8

Aya E., Reaching for the Stars, Churchill, 6

Isabella M., Dream Within Reach, Lincoln Prairie, 7

Arissa P., High Ball, Fairview, 3

Special Artist -- Visual Arts

Gineli A., Reach on the Ladder, Addams, 8

Elizabeth B., Halloween, Addams, 8

Zacchaeus B., The Great Artist, Addams, 7

Keisha C., Climbing to the Sky, Addams, 8

Clara E., Actresses Through the Ages, Lakeview, 3

Taylor H., The Stars, Addams, 7

Roberto J., The Entire Solar System, Armstrong, 6

Sofia P., The Beauty Within, Blackwell, 1

Tamya P., Kites in the Sky, Addams, 7

Nathan P., I Can Do Anything, Addams, 8

Jordan R., Reaching for the Sky, Addams, 8

Edward S., Reaching out to Video Games, Eisenhower, 7

Curtis Y., Car Crashes, Aldrin, 3

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