Scout Spirit

One of the requirements for every rank advancement in Boy Scouts is to show Scout Spirit. The Troop 783 Policy defines Scout Sprit as follows:

  1. The Scout must have attended a minimum of 50% of all Troop meetings during the preceding three month period to qualify for any rank.

  2. The first requirement listed in the Boy Scout Handbook for the ranks of Star, Life, and Eagle is: "Be active in your troop and patrol for x months". Troop 783 has established the following definitions for what it means to "be active" in our troop:

What counts as an activity?

What does NOT count as an activity?

Note: A week spent at Summer Camp will be counted as two overnight camping trips towards the STAR, LIFE, and EAGLE rank camping requirement