Teaching high-risk, inner-city youth the skills to become successful in life is at the core of the Revolution Star Academy programme. The four major components of the program are:
 Homework assistance through tutoring, mentoring and use of computer labs
 Nutrition education to promote healthy lifestyles
 Life skills which are integrated throughout all phases of the program
 Talent shows where participants showcase their talents, engage in wholesome fun, enjoy the camaraderie of being with friends and peers, and learn to become responsible adolescents and adults