Advancement Opportunities

posted Apr 30, 2018, 12:57 PM by Peter Engel   [ updated May 22, 2018, 4:56 PM ]

Remember to work with an Experienced Scout for your training. Once you and your Trainer are satisfied that you know and understand the material, ask to be reviewed by an ASM (Assistant Scoutmaster).

Ask Mr. Passaro, Advancement Chairperson to record your accomplishments in TM (TroopMaster).

Once you have everything signed off ask Mr. Lane for a SM (Scoutmaster) Conference.

The next Court of Honor (COH) is scheduled for the last Troop Meeting of the school year 6/11.

 We are anticipating presenting a lot of Rank Advancements at the June COH. The final Board of Review (BOR) for this Scout year is on Monday, June 4.

Note: BOR is not required for Scout Rank

Make sure to review your IHR (Individual History Report) regularly and that it is up to date by emailing Mr. Passaro ( Try and schedule SM Conferences in advance with Mr. Lane (

Merit Badge Blue Card (MB Progress Tracking Record) can be requested from Mr. Passaro.

Court of Honor (COH) Awards Ceremony June 11

This will be the last Troop Meeting and Award Ceremony for this Scout year. We will need a MC (Master of Ceremonies) to introduce the Scouts receiving awards. Let Mr. Lane and/or Declan know who is interested. All family members are encouraged to attend. Please bring a snack, desert or beverage to share. Remember this is a formal event and to wear your complete Class A uniform including neckerchief and sash (sash for First Class Rank and above).