• Expressions Art Contest Create Joy


    General Information


    Welcome to the 2023-2024 Expressions Art Contest!  Expressions is an elementary school arts competition set out to foster creativity and showcase the many talents of our students.  Students may compete in five categories: Creative Writing, Filmmaking, Instrumental/Voice, Photography, and Visual Arts.  Entries will first be judged in individual school contests and those winners will be announced by each school.  Winning entries from each school contest will then be judged in a district contest.  District winners will be invited to and announced at a District Reception held on March 7, 2024. 


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    Important Dates

    • REGISTRATION FORMS Due – Monday, January 22, at 11:59pm *NOW CLOSED
    • ENTRIES in ALL CATEGORIES Due – Thursday, January 25
    • Instrumental/Voice, Filmmaking, and Creative Writing entries must be uploaded online and are due by noon on January 25.
    • Visual Arts and Photography entries will be physically turned in on January 25 at each school.
    • School Receptions – Week of February 5
    • District Reception – Thursday, March 7


    Grade Brackets

    • Kindergarten
    • Grade 1-Grade 2
    • Grade 3-Grade 4
    • Grade 5-Grade 6


    Art Areas

    • Creative Writing
    • Filmmaking
    • Instrumental/Voice
    • Photography
    • Visual Arts


    Students may submit works in any of the five arts areas.


    ALL entries MUST have an accompanying online registration form to be judged.


    The categories for Creative Writing, Filmmaking, and Instrumental/Voice MUST be uploaded online.


    Parents and students are required to review the rules to avoid disqualification.



    STEPS TO ENTER THE CONTEST: Registration and online submission links will be live on November 27th.  Registration forms close at 11:59pm on Jan. 22nd.  Online entry uploads close at noon on Jan. 25th.


    1. Review the Rules 
    2. Complete the Registration Form  *NOW CLOSED
    3. After completing the Registration Form,  upload entries in online categories (Creative Writing, Filmmaking, Instrumental/Voice)   *NOW CLOSED


    • Online Registration Forms close at 11:59pm on Monday, January 22, 2024. *NOW CLOSED
    • Entries in online categories (Creative Writing, Filmmaking, Instrumental/Voice) must be uploaded to Eduvision and are due by noon on Thursday, January 25, 2024.
    • Entries in physical categories (Photography and Visual Arts) must be turned in at each school on Thursday, January 25, 2024.