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Highlights of Achievements

In the past decade, students at Maharishi School have won more than 100 state titles in science, speech, drama, writing, poetry, spelling, art, photography, history, mathematics, chess, tennis, golf, track, and DestinationImagiNation, a national and international creative problem-solving competition.

Grades 10–12 score in the top 1% nationally, and in Iowa, on standardized tests (ITED)

95% of graduates accepted at four-year colleges

Over ten times the nation’s average for National Merit Scholar Finalists over the past seven years

State Record: 46 state championships in creative problem-solving competitions Destination ImagiNation and Odyssey of the Mind

World Record: Three-time winners of the Global Finals of Destination ImagiNation, and more top-ten finishes than any other school in the world

First Place: American High School Math Exam, Iowa Division, four years in a row

First Place: Five first-place finishes, Iowa State History Fair, Senior Division

First Place: Ten first-place finishes in the senior division of the Eastern Iowa or Hawkeye state science fairs

Grand Champions: Eight grand champion awards in the past decade in the junior division of the Eastern Iowa Science and Engineering Fair

First place: Twice winner of the state spelling bee

First place: 2005-06 Iowa State Long Jump Competition

State Record: Most Critic’s Choice State Banner Awards for speech in the past decade

National Champion: Bravo Cable Channel High School Theater Competition

State Record: Congressional Art Competition, “An Artistic Discovery,” grand prize three years in a row

First Place: Iowa Poetry Association’s high school contest

First Place: Iowa “Young Writer of the Year” award

State Champion: Iowa Junior Chess Championship

First Place: Iowa Educational Media Association (Photography)

Grand Prize: International Photo Imaging Education Association competition

First Place: 2005-06 International Photo Imaging Education Association competition: 1st place out of 6,000 images

State Champions:16 boys tennis championships in the past 15 years, more than any other school in this period.

State Champion: Girls’ state singles tennis

State Record: Tennis Triple Crown winner two years in a row

State Record: Boys’ track 800 meters

State Champions: Golf team and individual


View Video about the achievements of Maharishi School with School Head, Dr. Ashley Deans


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