Ryan Recognized by Scouts With Ad Altare Dei Award

Ryan Recognized by Scouts With Ad Altare Dei Award

What did you do?

I received an Ad Altare Dei Award*.

What organization recognized the achievement?

Greater St. Louis Boy Scouts of America, St. Francis Borgia Troop #439

How did homeschooling help you achieve your goal?

Homeschooling gave me the time and flexibility to complete the needed requirements for the award.

What are your interests?

I’m interested in hiking, animals, geography, and Minecraft.

What are you inspired to do with your life?

I would like to become a veterinarian.

What are your favorite subjects and why?

My favorite subjects are History because I learn so much and Art because I like to draw.


The photo of me with my mother and father was taken at St. Louis Cathedral Basilica.

*according to the Boy Scouts of America, the purpose of the Ad Altare Dei (to the altar of God) program is to help Catholic Boy Scouts of the Roman Rite develop a fully Christian way of life in the faith community.