Entries by Maharishi School

Performing and Visual Arts

Performing and Visual Arts Maharishi School offers a wide range of activities to teach, inspire, and provide students with useful life-tools. Among the most important of these are the Performing and Visual Arts. Always, we are encouraging students to… Know Yourself Think Deeply Unleash Your Creativity Succeed Performing Arts The performing arts shine in Maharishi […]

The Halls of Maharishi School

The halls of Maharishi School are vibrant, energetic, and teeming with positivity. Daily, both teachers and students alike walk by many different displays of inspiration and artwork. However, each of these displays serves a purpose. Inspiration and Artwork At Maharishi School, we want to encourage students to draw from whatever inspires them. Life requires innovation and creativity. […]

Parent Experiences

Parent Experiences Meet Our Students Maharishi School students are as diverse a group of students as you’ll ever meet, but they’re all alike in one important way—the assertion of their unique personalities.  When conformity isn’t socially mandated, when self-expression and love are encouraged, when opportunities are afforded to learn about, expand, and share what makes […]

Student Activities Update – Robotics, Speech, and Empty Bowls

Student Activities Update – Robotics, Speech, and Empty Bowls Maharishi School offers a wide range of activities to teach, inspire, and provide students with useful life-tools. Recently, our students have been very busy succeeding in their various activities. We want to take some time to update you about our school events. Robotics Team Saturday, January 27, […]

Student-Led Conferences

Student-Led Conferences At Maharishi School, we love to encourage our students to take ownership of their own education and learning experience. We want to foster a lifelong love of learning in our students. One way we cultivate the love of learning is to conduct Student-Led conferences instead of parent-teacher conferences. In student-led conferences, students come […]

Consciousness-Based Education – We’re Different

Consciousness-Based Education Defined In the words of our Head of Schools, Dr. Richard Beall… “We can define consciousness very simply: How alert or awake are we, to our environment or ourselves? At Maharishi School, the foundation of our college preparatory program is optimal alertness. This isn’t a new idea. The Latin roots of “education” contain […]

Project-Based Learning

Project-Based Learning Project-based learning is at the core of the Maharishi School experience. Through project-based learning, students are inserted into our key principles: know yourself, think deeply, unleash your creativity, succeed. Daily Process Every day students are given 70 minutes to work on a passion project. They problem-solve, experiment, falter and keep striving. Through the […]

A Parent’s Perspective – We Fell in Love

A Parent’s Perspective We Fell in Love A little more than two years ago, our family moved to Fairfield, Iowa for our daughter to attend Maharishi School. There were many factors leading to this decision: the school itself is stunningly beautiful and the teachers are radiant, wise, and caring; project-based learning is a powerful way […]

Nut and Bolt – Our Robotics Team Competes

Nut and Bolt – Our Robotics Team Competes Competition: January 27th, 2018 Meet Our Team Nut and Bolt is a nine-person robotics team from Maharishi High School. The robotics team includes five twelfth grade students, three tenth grade students, and one ninth grade student who are all instructed and supervised by Mr. Jones. A Maharishi […]