Scouts-L Mail Archive for August of 1999: Re: Letter to the Coach
Re: Letter to the Coach
Tue, 31 Aug 1999 23:32:44 -0500
> Sounds great, but my experience with sports teams in our area (particularly
> HS) is there is no such thing as an excused absence. Miss and you don't play.
> We keep in touch with Scouts during seasons and encourage them to make
> outtings that their schedule permits.
If they are playing on a high school team (or in the marching band),
they do receive a grade in that sport. Part of that grade is
participation, even if it's participating by standing on the sidelines.
Like Dan says, keep in touch during the season and be glad to see them
when they attend when they can.
Advancement Chair, Troop 424
Mustang District, Sam Houston Area Council
Katy, Texas - Home of Champions
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