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FOUNDERS' DAY

Thirty-Second District PTA 2021 Founders' Day -Thursday, February 25 at 6 pm

Join us as we honor our PTA Founders, past and present Thirty-Second District PTA leaders, and celebrate our 2021 Scholarship Awardees and Reflections Artists.

Please use the link below to RSVP. We will email you a Zoom link to the Founders' Day Virtual Celebration the day before the event.

If you have any questions, please email the Thirty-Second District PTA Founders' Day Chair, Tisha Floratos-Silano

CLICK ON LINK TO RSVP

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council showcase

Council Level Virtual Reflections Showcase was held on January 20, 6:30pm.

We are pleased to announce that the entries of the following DVHS students were recognized at the San Ramon Valley Council of PTAs’ Virtual Reflections Showcase on Jan 20, 2021. You can pick up your awards and ribbons from the school office(8:00am - 4:00pm) starting January 28, Thursday through February 5, Friday. Please connect with us if you are unable to pick up your awards. We can deliver it to your address.

Award of Excellence

Literature: Natalie Tokita, Grade 10- 'July first'

Film Production: Lina Jeong, Grade 12-  'Just half an hour away'

Award of Merit 

Music Composition:    Leo Yu Grade 9

Photography:              Abigail Lau Grade 11

Visual Arts:                 Cindy Zhou Grade  11

Click Here for the Slideshow to the Presentation.

Click Here for the Youtube Link to the Presentation.

Certificate/award pickup

Certificate/Award Pickup for DVHS Reflections Participants: Reflections School level finalists and participants can pick up their Awards and Certificates from the DVHS office anytime this week, January 11-15, 8am to 4pm. Please make sure you collect certificates and awards for all categories in which you/your student participated. Thank You to all the participants of the Reflections Arts Program this year. Congratulations to the DVHS School Finalists!

council level awards

Congratulations DVHS Students!

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Award of Excellence
Literature: Natalie Tokita, Grade 10, "July first"

Award of Merit
Music Composition: Leo Yu Grade 9
Photography: Abigail Lau Grade 11 

These students will be celebrated at the San Ramon Valley Council PTA's showcase in January 2021(Date TBD). The Literature entry, "July First" from Natalie Tokita will be moving onto the next level of the competition.

DVHS school level awards!

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Results of the 2020-2021 Reflections Art Program

A Huge Thank You to all the participants of the Reflections Arts Contest this year. The theme for this year's Reflections Art Program "I Matter Because". We received a plethora of wonderful entries and here are the results of the competition.

Award of Excellence

Visual Arts: “Soaring Dreams”, Cindy Zhou, Grade 11

Photography: “A Natural Beauty”, Abigail Lau, Grade 11

Literature: “July First”, Natalie Tokita, Grade 10

Music Composition: ”I Matter Because”, Young Yu, Grade 9

Film Production: "Just Half an Hour Away", Lina Jeong, Grade 12

Honorary Mention

Visual Arts: “Pure Simplicity”, Darshita Prathap, Grade 10

Literature: "Answers", Nikita Kharse, Grade 12

Literature: “On Nihilism”, Natalie Tokita, Grade 10

Music Composition: “History”, Anika Awasthi, Grade 9

Only the entries with the "Award of Excellence" will move onto the council level. Please visit the PTSA Reflections website for more information.

"I Matter Because ..." is the theme for the 2020-21 Reflections Art Program, which has been instrumental in bringing Arts to life for more than 10 million students since 1969. The California State PTA and its members, families, and kids are at the forefront of this amazing program. The primary goal of this program is to increase community awareness of the importance of arts in education.

Reflections Art Program encourages students of all ages to:

  • Unleash creative talents and be inspired.
  • Express themselves imaginatively in their artwork.
  • Experience the fun and joy of making art.
  • Tap into critical-thinking skills to create art inspired by the annual theme.
  • Receive positive recognition for their original works of art.

The following are the six categories:

  • Dance/choreography
  • Literature
  • Photography
  • Visual arts
  • Film Production
  • Music Composition
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The entries will be submitted through Reflections google form this year. Entries must be submitted by October 16th. Contact DVHS Reflections’ chairs, Aparna Bhayana and Hiramoni Mohanty, at dvhsreflections@gmail.com for any questions.

STUDENT ENTRY FORM & PACKET

The Student Packet can be found here. NEW THIS YEAR! All entries must be submitted through the Reflections Google Form. This form includes detailed instructions to submit your entry in Google Drive.