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Displaying posts from April 2017

Pioneers Go For Gold at Pella Invitational

Pioneer doubles duo, Daniel Zhu and Devan Burke, rolled through the six team field (Boone, Pella, Grinnell, Albia, Oskaloosa, Maharishi School) to capture gold medals in the Pella Invitational today. The pair defeated Pella, Grinnell, and Albia along the way. “Devan and Daniel are bright guys. They learn fast. They’re beating good teams by playing smart... Read More »

Maharishi School Tennis Defeats Keokuk 8-1

The Maharishi School boys' tennis squad defeated Keokuk 8-1, improving their dual meet record to 3-0.  “Our teams always seem to play better when the music’s right,” said Pioneer coach, Steve Briggs. “After an hour in the SUV, it's easy to start out a bit sluggish, but team DJ, Devan Burke, played some Sergeant Pepper on... Read More »

Earth Day Community Service - Time to Refresh the Nature Explore Classroom!

Earth Day is upon us again, and that must mean it's time to refresh our Nature Explore Classroom!  The Maharishi School Nature Explore Classroom is an outdoor play and learning space enjoyed by the students in our Montessori Preschool and Kindergarten, as well as the elementary schoolers.  With features like a cob play cottage, willow tunnel,... Read More »

Summer Day Camp 2017!

    It's time to register your kids for summer day camp at Maharishi School! The camp will run from June 12th - July 21st, children may attend any or all of the six-week offerings and may attend only in the mornings (9:00-12:00) or all day (9:00-3:00). Offerings will include arts and crafts, gardening and cooking,... Read More »

Maharishi School Pioneers Open Season With 9-0 Win

The Maharishi School tennis team opened their season with a 9-0 win at the Punj Courts in Fairfield today. “We have a young team this year. No seniors and three of our boys have been playing less than a year,” said Coach Briggs. “Fortunately, we also have some veterans, including last year’s 3rd place state doubles... Read More »

A Letter From Our School Head, Dr. Richard Beall

Dear Maharishi School Community, We did it again! Last week Maharishi School students added to our legacy of excellence and achievement in extracurricular activities with state championships in science and Destination Imagination (creative problem-solving). The Iowa Biotechnology Association named Pranav Chhalliyil, a sophomore at Maharishi School, the winner of the 2017 Iowa BioGENEius Challenge at the... Read More »

Scientific Creativity Wins Big: Pranav Chhalliyil named Iowa BioGENEius 2017

"Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.  It is a process; it's not random." Ken Robinson At Maharishi School we agree with noted educator and speaker Sir Ken Robinson that, "there's a wealth of talent that lies in all of us" and that "those who work in schools must nurture creativity systematically... Read More »


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