Mackintosh Academy Littleton Campus

Tel: (303)794-6222
Grades: PK-8 | 120 students
Mackintosh Academy nurtures the keen minds and compassionate hearts of the gifted child in a responsive and caring community of learners.
Our students mature into confident, healthy human beings inspired to contribute to a world that needs them.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. AdvancED
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
National Association for the Gifted
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 120 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Mackintosh Academy Littleton Campus Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Beth Steklac

School Notes

  • Mackintosh Academy maximizes learning potential and promotes development of the whole child: cognitively, socially, emotionally, creatively, and physically. Our rich IB curriculum incorporates challenging academics with the arts, physical education, languages, and technology.A child who is academically prepared, however, is only partially equipped to make a meaningful contribution to society. We deeply care and are responsive to the variety of factors influencing a gifted child`s social-emotional and interpersonal development. Students need to respect themselves and others, listen actively, think critically, negotiate conflict, build resiliency, take responsibility, and understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.Students in the 21st century are faced with the challenges and opportunities of learning about an interconnected world where knowledge is constantly developing. We prepare students to be active participants in a lifelong journey of learning through inquiry and reflection. We cultivate strong and trusting relationships among students and faculty to support and tend to the optimal growth of each child's unique potential.
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