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Being Active in the Troop

Being Active in the Troop is a requirement for rank advancement for Star and above. The levels below were defined and agreed upon by the troop committee.  Troop Meeting attendance will be done via sign-in sheet provided by the Troop Scribe at each meeting - each scout is accountable sign-in.  Attendance at other events will be reported by the event leaders by email to t777reports@googlegroups.com.

Per COH Active * Bronze Gold Silver
Troop Meetings *** 4 6 8 ** 9 **
Patrol Meetings **** 1 1 1 2
Outings 1 3 5 6
Service Hours 4 5 7 8
Nights Camping 0 1 2 3
Fundraiser Participation (selling or serving) 0 1 1 1

    * Required level of active to be eligible for advancement.
  ** For Gold and Silver, one of the meetings must be the Court of Honor.
 *** TLC meetings will be counted as Troop Meetings
**** If your patrol does not have a meeting, you may substitute an extra outing for this requirement.

Awards for level of active in troop will be presented at each Court of Honor as follows:

Active: - Certificate signed by the Scoutmaster and Committee Chair
Bronze: - Certificate signed by the Scoutmaster and Committee Chair
- $5 Gift Card; Scout's Choice: In-N-Out or REI
Gold:
- Certificate signed by the Scoutmaster and Committee Chair
- $10 Gift Card; Scout's Choice: In-N-Out or REI
- Scoutmaster endorsement for position of resposibility
Silver:
- Certificate signed by the Scoutmaster and Committee Chair
- $15 Gift Card; Scout's Choice: In-N-Out or REI
- Scoutmaster endorsement for SPL
Most Active:
- $25 Gift Card; Scout's Choice: In-N-Out or REI
- Plaque

In addition to the above awards, the scout will earn the following for each COH he is active at the Bronze level or above during Scouting (ages 10 to 18):

# COH @ Bronze or above Additional Award
1 -
2 Slide
3 Bronze Star for Slide
4 Glod Star for Slide
5 Silver Star for Slide
6 Silver + Bronze Star for Slide
7 Silver + Gold Star for Slide
8 Two Silver Stars for Slide
to 21 ETC

 

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