Student Blogs

Fairfield Bike Fest

The Bike Fest was a great success, and the weather was fantastic. We are so proud of our amazing students. Congratulations to everyone for their individual efforts! 

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Intermediate Boys - Plant Investigations

For the last few weeks the 3rd and 4th grade boys have been enjoying studying about creativity, energy and intelligence in Science of Creative Intelligence class. Recently in science class they used their creativity to design and observe results of 13 different 'plant investigations' to experiment with how different things affect the growth of plants. Ideas... Read More »

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Camp Hantesa

At the beginning of each school year students and faculty in the Girls School enjoy a delightful three days at Camp Hantesa near Boone, Iowa. Older and younger girls join together to participate in team-building activities, creating a feeling of coherence that sets the tone for the year. This year our camp was Thursday through Saturday, September... Read More »

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Primary Girls Science of Creative Intelligence in the Classroom

In the Primary Girls class the SCI principles are a part of all subject areas – as they are in the other grades, but they are also highlighted in lessons devoted explicitly to each principle. At this young age, they are new to some of the students. Recently they have been talking about the principles “Order... Read More »

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International Day of Peace

Last Friday, September 21, on the International Day of Peace, our Intermediate Boys and Girls and the Upper Elementary Girls class wrote peace poems and read them to their friends and to the office staff.

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Science of Creative Intelligence in Prekindergarten Class

The prekindergarten class is currently investigating the SCI Principle, “Order is Present Everywhere”. They are observing order in the classroom, on the playground and in nature. The children are becoming aware of order in their daily schedule and routine, their songs, and their calendar. This week they have been talking about the orderliness of spider webs,... Read More »

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Adrien Daller and Eli Lieb Give Maharishi School Assembly

Two dazzling alumni visited the school to share their vocation ventures and give us guidance. The first speaker was Adrien Daller. Adrien calls herself a speech nerd who was always shushing people when they interrupted the teacher. She is grateful for the School’s theatre program because that was where she understood that she wanted to perform.... Read More »

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Middle School Defenestration Day

On September 10th, at 1:00pm in the Maharishi School Courtyard, Maharishi Middle School will host the annual “Defenestration Day”. "Defenestration" is the act of throwing something out of a window. The Middle School will throw devices designed to save plastic gallons of water from a two story fall. The Defenestration project is part of the Project... Read More »

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Maharishi School Welcomes Six Students from China

School began one week early for six new boarding students from China. He Yuandi (Simon) , Dai Hongzhang (Tim), Li Yize (James) , Xue Yubo (Michael), Liu Yifan (Ivan), and Guo QianQian (Cathy), arrived for a one-week orientation that began on Monday, August 13. The new students learned about Consciousness-based education, the Fairfield community, and had... Read More »

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Primary Students Build Mini Cobb Houses for SCI

This week, Ms. Vetter and Miss Rose's 1st and 2nd grade classes built miniature sustainable houses as part of a new unit exploring their community and the Science of Creative Intelligence Principle, “Knowledge is Gained from the Inside and Outside”. Organized by Lynn and Hap Muleneaux as well as Leanne Hayes, the children's project was a... Read More »

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