About Us

About Us

Leadership Learning Academy (LLA) is a tuition-free public charter school serving grades K-6 in Layton, UT.  The school opened in August 2013 and offers its students a robust and research-based  curricula selected to specifically meet Utah Core Standards, ensure student academic success, and engage students in active and enjoyable learning activities.


The mission of Leadership Learning Academy is to provide the unique, innovative teaching model of Project CHILD to help achieve a high degree of academic success while developing problem solving skills, independent learners, and future leaders in all our students.


Leadership Learning Academy will use the innovative and unique model of Project CHILD to challenge our students to be confident and independent learners. Our students will learn to inspire others, achieve high academic success, and become personally accountable for themselves and their education; thus helping to lead our future.

School Charter

Leadership Learning Academy (LLA) was approved by the Utah State Charter School Board and the Utah State Board of Education in February 2012.  The Charter Application describes LLA’s unique method of instruction and the vision of the school.

Mascot and Colors

The Leadership Learning Academy mascot is the Flyers and the school colors are crimson, silver, and charcoal.  LLA students are primarily from the community surrounding Hill Air Force Base, which exemplifies leadership and provides worldwide engineering and logistics management.  In recognition of our community, we want our students to excel higher.

“One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar” (Helen Keller).