Entries by Kenzie Wacknov

Nurturing Young Minds for a Bright Future

Maharishi Preschool, a one-of-a-kind Consciousness-based school in Fairfield, Iowa, has been providing care for young children from across the globe since 1985. Our three cozy indoor classrooms and inviting outdoor space foster warmth, security, and a holistic, loving approach to early childhood education. Meet our newest preschool teacher Welcoming Eniko Reeder, founder and former director […]

Future Business Leaders of America & Maharishi School

What is the FBLA and why is it important for our students? Future Business Leaders of America, Inc. (FBLA) is the largest business Career and Technical Student Organization in the world. Each year, FBLA helps over 230,000 members prepare for careers in business. Their mission is to inspire and prepare students to become community-minded business […]

Top 10 Achievements for 1st Semester 2023-2024

Niche 2024 Rankings for Maharishi School As the #1 ranked school in Iowa five years in a row, your continued support has given students access to the benefits of Consciousness-Based Education. Their achievements never cease to make us so proud. Whether it’s innovations in robotics, advancements in our boarding program, or noteworthy achievements in the Lower, […]

Pioneer Robotics Team Success

Pioneering their way with robots Congratulations to the Maharishi School Robotics team who are FTC Iowa State Championship bound, Your hard work, dedication, and innovative thinking have paid off! The Robotics team surged from 17th to 5th place at their league event, qualifying them for State. Coaches tell their story Mr. Pradeep Aikar and Mr. […]

10 Ways to Keep Kids Busy Over Winter Break

Winter break can be a joyous time for kids, filled with festive spirit and a break from school routines. However, it often comes with the challenge of keeping them entertained and engaged. Here are ten ideas to keep those young minds active and spirits high during the winter break. Snowy Season Fun: 10 Engaging Activities to […]

10 Trends in Preparation for College 2024

Navigating the Shifting Tide: Trends in US College Admission As the academic landscape continuously evolves, so do the trends shaping the US college admission process for hopeful students. Whether you’re a high school junior setting sail for higher education or a parent guiding this journey, understanding these trends can be the compass that steers your […]

How to Enhance Your Child’s Education

Collaborating with your school is good for everyone “The partnership with the school will work best if parents are able to trust the school and realize that investment in longer-term learning and growth requires tolerance for some shorter-term disappointment.” -Psychologist Rob Evans. What this means in terms of how you look at your children’s time […]

Ayurveda 101: Pule Diagnosis with Paul Morehead PhD

Ayurveda for Teens In the bustling world of teenage-hood, where physical, emotional, and social changes occur at a rapid pace, maintaining a healthy balance is essential. Ayurveda, the ancient science of life and holistic well-being, it’s prevention-oriented, natural and time-tested, approaching health from every level: mind, body and environment. This offers valuable insights and practices […]

Let’s Talk Middle School CCLS

An exciting development for the upcoming Fall 2023 school year is that  Diogo Santos, who is an experienced International Baccalaureate (IB) art teacher and examiner–and who teaches TM–will be taking the lead in reimagining  CCLS in Middle School.  Diogo’s strength is in curriculum design and integration–and he is also passionate about Consciousness and Creativity, making […]