Girl Scouts of Silver SageGirl Scout Grade Levels


Girl Scouting is for every girl, everywhere—where today's girls can become tomorrow's leaders. Experiences in Girl Scouts are differentiated based on grade level to ensure that girls can relate socially with their groups, and that they participate in activities for their developmental stage. Membership in Girl Scouts is open to girls in kindergarten through 12th grade.



Girl Scouts of Silver SageGirl Scout Daisies: Grades K-1

Daisy Girl Scouts meet in groups of five to 10 with two or more adult leaders in a nurturing, inclusive environment. They go on trips, learn about nature and science, and explore the arts and their communities.


Sample Activities for Daisy Girl Scouts:

  • Arts and crafts projects.
  • Planting a community garden.
  • Earning patches for activities like reading fun books or helping their communities.

Girl Scouts of Silver SageGirl Scout Brownies: Grades 2-3

Brownie Girl Scouts work together in groups, earn Brownie Girl Scout Try-Its, and explore their community. Friendship, fun, and age-appropriate activities begin at the Brownie Girl Scout meeting and move out to the community and wider world.


Sample Activities for Brownie Girl Scouts:

  • Marching in a community parade.
  • Working on Brownie Girl Scout Try-Its.
  • Experiencing summer camp and making s'mores over a campfire,.

Girl Scouts of Silver SageGirl Scout Juniors: Grades 4-5

Junior Girl Scouts earn badges and discover what girl power is all about through new activities and by learning to take charge of their own plans. They gain self-confidence as they explore the world in partnership with their troop/group leaders.


Sample Activities for Junior Girl Scouts:

  • Learning outdoor skills at Girl Scout camp.
  • Selling cookies to earn money for trips, and much more.


Girl Scouts of Silver SageOlder Girl Scouts: Grades 6-12

Girl Scout Cadettes: Grades 6-8, Girl Scout Seniors: Grades 9-10, Girl Scout Ambassadors: Grades 11-12

Girls in grades 6-12 participate in Girl Scouting in many ways. Under the guidance of a trained adult advisor, girls mix and match activities and resources to suit their needs while giving back to their communities. They connect with each other and build self-esteem and confidence in their skills as they work on a range of projects and gain life experiences.

Sample Activities for older Girl Scouts:

  • Setting goals and earning patches related to the Journey Books.
  • Exploring their future career options with a mentor.Spending a summer as a counselor-in-training at camp.
  • Earning a Girl Scout Gold Award (the highest honor in Girl Scouting, for working on a project that benefits their community).
  • Traveling across the country or around the world to explore culture, science, the outdoors, and more through Destinations.



Contact Information and Locations

Toll Free: 800-846-0079

Boise: 208-377-2011

Twin Falls: 208-733-9623

Pocatello: 208-234-9076

Idaho Falls: 208-524-4649

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