Catholic Scouting complements
what you teach in the classroom

The National Catholic Committee on Scouting (NCCS) is proud to partner with the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA). The partnership between these two leading Catholic organizations supports both of their efforts to help young people to grow in the Catholic faith and as good citizens. Learn more about this partnership.

Learn about all the ways CATHOLIC SCOUTING is a GREAT OPPORTUNITY for your students and school families

Catholic Scouting offers:

    • A broad range of Religious Activities about Catholic saints, Marian devotion, and other aspects of the faith. Find out more.
    • Religious Emblems programs, designed to help young people engage and grow in the Catholic faith. Find out more.
    • Projects that help young people learn about the value of volunteering and leadership in service of others. Find out more.

Catholic Scouting is a USCCB-affiliated program that builds on the time-honored structure of Boy Scouts of America.

Catholic Scouting welcomes boys and girls starting in kindergarten and features whole family activities.

Catholic Scouting is sponsored by the National Catholic Committee on Scouting (NCCS).

Already know you want to start a Catholic Scouting unit at your school or parish? Talk with your pastor as a first step. You can use this step-by-step checklist to starting a Catholic Scouting unit.

Have questions? Complete and submit this online form and we'll get back to you with answers.

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