Leadership Learning Academy is a tuition-free public charter elementary school.  Leadership Learning Academy (LLA) offers the research-based Project CHILD model to challenge students to become confident learners and leaders.

Leadership Learning Academy serves students in kindergarten through sixth grade.

LLA operates campuses located in Layton and Ogden.

LLA enrolls students regardless of enrollment boundaries and will serves students of all income levels, cultural backgrounds, and academic abilities.


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 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.

Please note, the policies and bylaws contained in LLA’s original charter application are subject to change by the governing board. To view the school’s current policies, go to the Policies & Handbooks page.

Mascot and Colors

The Leadership Learning Academy mascot is the Flyers.

The Layton Campus colors are crimson, silver, and charcoal. The Ogden Campus colors are navy, 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.