Parent Info

How to stay informed

  • Read weekly emails
  • Attend Parent Meetings
  • Visit this site regularly, especially the Calendar
  • Participate, volunteer and join in

Uniform and Equipment

Class A Uniform

  • Shirt
  • Pants
  • Neckerchief
  • Slide
  • Belt
  • Socks
  • Boots (Black Shoes for all formal occasions)

Class B Uniform

  • Troop 263 T- Shirt
  • Jeans or casual Pants
  • Comfortable footwear

Link to Scout Shop

List of local stores

Nassau County Scout Shop
Boy Scouts of America – Theodore Roosevelt Council
544 Broadway, Massapequa, NY 11758
Phone(516) 797-0574

Greater New York Councils, Boy Scouts of America
475 Riverside Dr Ste 600, New York, NY 10115
Phone: (212) 242-1100


  • Wristwatch
  • Personal Tent (2-3 person tent)
  • Backpack (external frame)
  • Aluminum mess kit
  • Sleeping bag (certified at 20 degrees)
  • Day backpack (similar to school backpack)


Camping Checklist (Scout and Troop)
Personal Equipment Checklist

Online Portals

To track your scout’s advancements go to: Scoutbook

Complete adult online training (including Youth Protection Training) at


For Rank and Merit badge worksheets, go to

Medical form

Medical form

Registration form

Registration form

Service Hours Verification Form

Service Hours Form

Eagle Application

Eagle Application

Adult Registration Form

Adult Registration Form with Background Check Authorization Form

Merit Badge Counselor Application Process

Discuss with Assistant Scoutmaster Andrew Grant
Complete Adult Registration Form
Complete Merit Badge Counselor Application
Complete the following two training courses in
1. Youth Protection Training
2. Merit Badge Counselor Training