Programs supported by The LEAP Academy strive to teach their students to live by the following ten principles:
I can play a role in defining my own destiny.
I will define my goals and put forth my very best to achieve them.
I will seek to find innovative and imaginative solutions to problems.
I will use music and the arts to inspire my efforts.
I will believe that doing good will always come back to me.
I will act with energy and enthusiasm to lead.
I will value relationships and recognize their role in everyone's success.
I will value education because it increases the quality of life.
I will embrace diversity and believe that everyone is valuable.
I will serve my community.