Boomerang Youth Recognition Award
The Boomerang Youth Recognition Award is a district-wide monthly program which recognizes and honors youth in our community for exemplifying and living by one of the chosen Developmental Assets® for the school year.
Each year, more than 800 elementary, middle, and high school students from Central Bucks School District are nominated for the Boomerang Award. District winners serve as a model to all students in the district.
2021-2022 Developmental Assets
October: #22 School Engagement. Young person is actively engaged in learning.
November: #34 Cultural Competence.Young person has knowledge of and comfort with people of different cultural/racial/ethnic backgrounds.
December: #30 Responsibility. Young person accepts and take personal responsibility.
January: #27 Equality and Social Justice. Young person places high value on promoting equality and reducing hunger and poverty.
February: #26 Caring. Young person values service to others, in their family, school, or community.
March: #29 Honesty. Young person "tells the truth even when it is not easy."
April: #25 Reading for Pleasure. Young person reads for pleasure most days, either alone, with family members, or with friends.
May: #37 Sense of Purpose. Young person reports that "my life has purpose."