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Littleton, CO — Mackintosh Academy’s 40th Anniversary Fall Festival and Open House will take place Friday, September 22 from 4 to 7pm at the school’s Littleton Campus (7018 South Prince St. Littleton, CO 80120). This free, family-friendly event is designed to celebrate the school’s 40-year history nurturing Colorado’s bright minds and to thank the community for its enduring support.

Events will include: live music, lawn games, student-led campus tours, bulb planting, donkey petting, and “Pin the Feather on the Peacock,” – the latter being a nod to the 1970’s when donkeys and peacocks resided on the property alongside students! Light refreshments will also be served. (See detailed schedule of events and RSVP here)

Dianne Dunne, Mackintosh Academy Head of School said, “We are so grateful to the community in Littleton and beyond for supporting us for 40 years. This festival gives us the chance to celebrate our roots while looking ahead and growing into the future.”

A note on parking: If the parking lot is full, attendees are invited to park at St. Mary’s church at 6833 S Prince St., in the SE corner, and enjoy the short walk to campus or ride the complimentary shuttle.

The first school for gifted students in Colorado, Mackintosh Academy serves students from Pre-K through 8th grade. its mission focuses on nurturing keen minds, compassionate hearts and global action. Programming is highly individualized, yet intensely collaborative, emphasizing inquiry-based learning, in-depth study, social emotional learning and small classroom communities where children vigorously exchange ideas and take meaningful action. Mackintosh employs the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme and Middle Years Programme curricular framework, fostering critical thinking through an interdisciplinary educational approach.

For additional information about Mackintosh Academy’s 40th Anniversary Fall Festival and Open House, please contact Kristi Espineira at 303-794-6222 / Cell: 720-314-8626 or kristi@mackintoshacademy.com.

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