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Displaying posts from March 2014

Happy Spring Vacation From Dr. Beall

Dear Maharishi School Community, I hope your spring vacation is off to a good start and that it includes enough warmth to thaw you out from the long winter! I returned home Thursday night from the senior class’s successful trip to Los Angeles. These trips have three purposes: 1) to connect with meditating peers in other... Read More »

Quiz Bowl Champs

The Maharishi School Quiz Bowl team won the South East Iowa Super Conference Championship on Tuesday Night.           Representing the school were Samantha Bell, Alex Hoffmann, Dia Huggins and Nathaniel Zhu. The team had to win six straight head to head matches to claim the crown. Questions covered a whole range of... Read More »

Grand Champions in Junior and Senior Divisions of Eastern Iowa Science Fair

Students Earn Trip to Compete at Intel International Science Fair   Bimba Shrestha, 11th grade, and Pranav Chhayillil, 7th grade, each won the Grand Prize in the Senior and Junior Divisions at the Eastern Iowa Science and Engineering Fair (EISEF) last Saturday in Cedar Rapids. This is the first time Maharishi School students have won the... Read More »

Rotary Student of the Month Honored

Fairfield Rotary Club president Jodi Kerr presents Student of the Month awards to Leanna Miller, a senior at Maharishi School of the Age of Enlightenment. The Student of the Month Award is granted by the Rotary Club to FHS and Maharishi School seniors for their achievements in the areas of academic performance, extra-curricular activities and outstanding... Read More »

See What School Can Be Kickstarter Project

Middle school teacher and alumnus, Richard Incorvia, is doing great projects with his students. He wants to create a documentary about this unique program. Here's what he has to say: Imagine a middle school where students choose to do real-world work. Follow the journey of teens who have taken over the local news. Our Goal We... Read More »

Winning Creativity at Destination Imagination Competition

At the Destination Imagination sub-state competition in Ames on March 8, Maharishi School students received top scores for their creative solutions to unusual challenges. The teams placed first in every category they entered, garnering 7 first-place finishes and 2 second place finishes.  “Our teams did really well at Sub-state, both in their long term and instant... Read More »

A Youthful Art Walk

From the Fairfield Ledger--March 10 The Fairfield Public Library was one of the sites of Friday’s Art Walk, where young people showed off their visual art and their skills at the performing arts.

Sonos Handbell Ensemble Delights Students

Maharishi School students were delighted by a wonderful performance of the Sonos Handbell Ensemble, led by Jim Meredith, artistic director, with cellist, Emil Miland of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra. The handbells are enchanting to hear, and equally impressed with watching the 12-member ensemble handle sixty-eight chromatically tuned bells covering over five octaves. This considerable acrobatic... Read More »

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