The principal objective of the Nuggets/Avalanche Middle School Prep League are:
- To use sport to motivate and encourage student athletes to succeed academically.
- To provide exemplary leadership to promote the emotional, intellectual, physical, and social development of students who participate by selecting the best qualified coaches and officials available.
- To provide an environment that will facilitate students to develop good sportsmanship, leadership, and communication skills.
- To provide middle school students with an opportunity to participate in a school-organized program.
- To provide a program that will help students develop fundamental skills in a variety of sports.
- To provide a program that will benefit and challenge students who possess potential skills, interests, and capabilities beyond those found in the regular instructional program.
- To provide students an opportunity to explore a variety of athletic activities.