The Day Creek Howl

Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program

Boy+Scouts+of+America+announced+that+they+will+be+accepting+girls+into+their+program.
Back to Article
Back to Article

Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program

Boy Scouts of America announced that they will be accepting girls into their program.

Boy Scouts of America announced that they will be accepting girls into their program.

Image credited to Flickr

Boy Scouts of America announced that they will be accepting girls into their program.

Image credited to Flickr

Image credited to Flickr

Boy Scouts of America announced that they will be accepting girls into their program.

Joshua B., Writer

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017, the Boy Scouts of America announced that they would be accepting girls into their program. This would allow them to earn the highly prestigious rank of Eagle Scout. The decision will also likely bring membership counts higher for the Boy Scouts, which have been struggling in recent years.

Lisa Margosian, the chief customer officer for the Girl Scouts disagreed on the decision. “So much of a girl’s life is a life where she is in a coed environment,” Margosian said, “and we have so much research and data that suggests that girls really thrive in an environment where they can experiment, take risk and stretch themselves in the company of other girls.”

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
About the Writer
Joshua B., Writer

Joshua B. is a 7th grade staff member of the Day Creek Howl. In his free time, he enjoys to watch TV and play video games. His favorite restaurant is Olive...

Navigate Left
  • Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program

    Big News

    Former President George H. W. Bush Being Paid Last Respects By The Nation

  • Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program

    Big News

    Southcentral Alaska Struck With 7.0 Earthquake

  • Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program

    Big News

    Creator of ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’, Stephen Hillenburg Dies

  • Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program

    Big News

    Border Patrol Fires Tear Gas: Trump Demands Migrants Sent Back

  • Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program

    Big News

    Tesla Making Moves

  • Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program

    Big News

    Stan Lee Dead At 95

  • Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program

    Big News

    California Wildfire: Death Toll Rises, Several Missing

  • Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program

    Big News

    Emergency Evacuations Forced After 3 Massive Blazes Occur

  • Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program

    Big News

    California Bar Shooting: 12 Killed

  • Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program

    Big News

    Girl Scouts USA File A Lawsuit Against Boy Scouts USA

Navigate Right
The student news site of Day Creek Intermediate School
Boy Scouts Will Accept Girls In Its Cub Scout Program