Quick Reference Cub Scout Lingo

YPT = Youth Protection Training

Den – Smaller Groups within a Pack. Dens are assigned by grade since our program is age appropriate.

  • Kindergarten – Lions 
  • 1st Grade – Tigers
  • 2nd Grade – Wolves
  • 3rd Grade – Bears
  • 4th Grade – Webelos
  • 5th GRade – Webelo/Arrow of Light

Pack = The collection of all dens. Pack 12 meets once a month to celebrate the boys’ accomplishments and distribute awards and recognition.

Cub Scouts = Elementary age program of scouting for Boys and Girls grades 1-5

Scouts BSA = Formerly known as Boy Scouts, Scouts BSA is the Scouting program for youth ages 11+ (end of 5th grade until 18th Birthday)

Cubmaster = leader of Cub Scout Pack

Scoutmaster = leader of a Boy Scout Troop