About Us

Founder's Message

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, founder of Maharishi School of the Age of Enlightenment, who introduced the Transcendental Meditation program to the world 50 years ago. More

Message From Head of School

Welcome to the Maharishi School website. This is an introduction to a school like no other, where Consciousness-Based More

Student Achievements

In the past decade, Maharishi School students have won more than 100 state titles in tennis, speech, writing, photography, mathematics, science... More

Transcendental Meditation

At our school, the day starts and ends with a few minutes of the Transcendental Meditation technique More

Consciousness-Based Education

At Maharishi School, your child will learn traditional subjects, but will also systematically cultivate his/her inner potential. More

A Record of Excellence

How does a small school in Iowa grow to merit international acclaim? Ashley Deans explains how in his compelling account of over 20 years of unprecedented successes. More

Nature Explore Classroom

Maharishi Preschool, in partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation, is creating the first certified Nature Explore Classroom in Iowa. More

Ways to Give

The Development Office would like to thank all our extraordinarily generous donors for the love and support you give in every way to the life and progress of your children, both at home and in our School. More

Video Cafe

Watch videos about Maharishi School, Consciousness-Based Education, Transcendental Meditation and More

Green School Initiatives

Our organic greenhouse provides the opportunity for students to learn about the world around them... More

Iowa Great Place

Fairfield is designated an Iowa Great Place by the Department of Cultural Affairs in 2006. More


Maharishi School is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS). More

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