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Dear Maharishi School Parents, Faculty, Staff, and Board of Directors,   Sports Update We completed a busy week of Pioneer sports—with more coming up—along with all the graduation activities. Sam Stickels was the State Singles Tennis Runner-Up and doubles team Chandre Morales and Kai Vessey finished 5th at State out of 16 teams. Our combined MSAE... Read More »


A Day for Mothers, and College Search Season News

Dear Maharishi School Community, As Mother's Day approaches on Sunday, it’s appropriate for us to celebrate two ladies who serve as surrogate mothers to our students in the college search process each year. College Counselors Cheryl Carter and Jane Fleshman are deeply dedicated to fulfilling the dreams of our seniors as they sort through the complexities... Read More »


A Letter to the Community

Dear Maharishi School Parents, Host Parents, Faculty, Staff, and Board of Directors,  Greetings from Dubai, United Arab Emirates! We arrived yesterday after a productive and immensely enjoyable trip to India. There we visited three large, highly successful Maharishi Vidya Mandir Schools in Chennai and Hosur. We met with the students and staff in waves, usually 400-800... Read More »


Dr. Beall Relates Eventful Weeks - Past and Future

Dear Maharishi School Faculty, Staff, Parents, and Board of Directors, The past few weeks have been busy with special guests and activities, with more approaching. ISACS President. We hosted Claudia Daggett, President of the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS), as she tours the 230 ISACS schools in 13 Midwest states. She also visited... Read More »


Dr. Beall: China Tour and Conference

Dear Maharishi School Family, It’s been travel season for me, and I’m halfway through a four-part tour. From October 15-28, I traveled to China to visit the parents of our current students, to recruit students for next year, and to meet with schools, agencies, and the local TM teachers. I was joined by our International Student... Read More »


A Very Special 7 Days

Dear Maharishi School Parents, Faculty, Staff, and Board of Directors, Two big events kick-off Maharishi School's 2014-15 school year, and they both take place within a week of one another.  ALUMNI EXTRAVAGANZA This Sunday night, our Maharishi School alumni—from Fairfield and across the country—bring their remarkable talents to the Sondheim stage, starting at 7:30pm. Get your... Read More »


2014 Pioneer Golf Invitational a Success

“Gratitude. Say thank you to someone for something. Extra blissful rounds added to your life for every expression of appreciation and thankfulness.” … Whacky PI format requirement for the 18th hole Dear Seventeenth Annual Pioneer Invitational Players & Sponsors, Thank you for the playfulness that you all brought to our walk in the park. We loved... Read More »


End of Year Message From Headmaster Richard Beall

Beginning this weekend, your student's final grade card will be available through NetClassroom. If you have trouble accessing the grade card, please contact Cathy Wadsworth for assistance ( Please click the appropriate link to download important information for next year, including calendar, sports information, supply and reading lists. Middle School 2014 Upper School 2014 Dear Maharishi... Read More »


DeAngelis Dregs - Good To The Last Mickey

By Maharishi School Golf Coach Ed Hipp Congratulations to Pioneer Golf Team Captain Mickey DeAngelis! He is a District Qualifier … again. For the second year in a row, Mickey tied for fourth place at the Sectional Championship in order to move on to the second of the three rounds of the State Championship. Since only... Read More »


Achievements Update for 2013-14 by Dr. Richard Beall

Dear Friends, Our school year is coming to a close, and I want to share with you some of the highlights from the year. We have much to be proud of as we continue the legacy of excellence that derives from our Consciousness-Based Education. Last fall we were contacted by a production company in Montreal who... Read More »


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