Welcome To Wheeler High School
Congratulations to State Champion Tylen
Congratulations to Tylen Noel for
winning the 2015 AAAAAA State
Championship in the Long Jump!
- Exit Survey
that you take an Exit Survey.
It must be completed by
Seniors: Please complete the survey at by clicking here:
Magnet Seniors: Your exit survey is located
in Naviance under the
About Me tab. It will be available from
May 6-May 21st
Wheeler PTSA School of Excellence Survey
High School PTSA knows that a strong
partnership among our families, school
leaders, and community at-large is
important for the success of our
students and school. That’s why we are
participating in the National PTA School
of Excellence program, which celebrates
partnerships between PTA and schools to
enrich the educational experience and
overall well-being for all students.
Please take a moment to complete a
family survey for PTSA. We will use the
results to determine whether we improved
our family engagement at Wheeler this
year. We need all completed surveys
returned by Thursday, May 21.
The survey is open to anyone to
take-parents, teachers, and students.
However, many of the questions are more
directed towards parents/guardians and
their involvement in their student's
education. Surveys are available in
print form (English and Spanish) and an
School of Excellence Survey
Accident Avoidance Workshop at Wheeler
handle “Normal Driving Conditions”, but
how will your student react when they’re
faced with “Emergency Driving
Conditions”? 98.5% of the driving
population does not have that training.
This is when you don’t want your student
to follow the crowd. Help them stand out
by training them how to save
themselves. Wheeler High School PTSA
brings an Advanced Driver Training
Program to Marietta - May 26-31.
Please follow the below link for more
information or to register. Space is
Avoidance Workshop Information
Wheeler named as one of America's Most
Challenging High Schools
The Washington post published their list
of America’s Most Challenging High
Schools. Rankings are computed through
an index formula that calculates the
number of Advanced Placement,
International Baccalaureate, and
Advanced International Certificate of
Education tests given at a school each
year, divided by the number of seniors
who graduated that year. This year, only
11 percent of the approximately 22,000
U.S. public high schools were placed on
this national list.
Wheeler ranked as #1212 in the Nation
and #61 in the state of Georgia.
Wheeler Math Team places 3rd at State
Congratulations to the Wheeler Math
Team, who placed 3rd at the state
mathematics tournament. Wheeler's
team consisted of
Alissa Ji, Kevin Sholl, Henrik Boecken
and Michael Li.
Wheeler mathematics teacher Amanda
Morton coached the team.
Cobb Schools Foundation Scholarship
Congratulations to Elizabeth
Blackstock and Joanne Thomas
for winning the Cobb Schools Foundation
Scholarship. Each of these young
ladies received a $1,000 scholarship.
The scholarships were awarded based on
academics, extracurricular activities,
leadership, and essay.
Congratulations to Mihir
Bellamkonda, Ari Satinoff, and Nathanael
placing first in the Giant Leap to Mars
category at the Conrad Innovation
Challenge at the Kennedy Space Center.
The Wheeler Magnet team designed a
bioreactor for energy production on a
Mars mission. View
a video of the winning pitch (pitch
from time stamp the 0:58:13 to 1:05:33).
Early Release Days - May 20 & 21
Wheeler High School will dismiss at
11:38 am on May 20 and May 21.
Students will complete their final exams
Adjusted Counseling Office Hours through
Graduation (May 22)
The Counseling Office hours and
Counselor availability will be adjusted
around the time of graduation.
Please see the schedule below.
This is the last day a student can
submit a request to see their counselor.
Counselors will satisfy these requests
by May 19.
May 20 & 21:
The Counseling Office will be closed so
that Counselors can check senior
transcripts and prepare diplomas.
Unless it is an emergency, the
Counselors will not be available.
Any concerns regarding grades in classes
need to be addressed with the teacher
and/or department administrator.
The Counseling Office will be open.
We will be closing early at 2 pm for
Summer Counseling Department Hours
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from
8:00 to 12:00
June 29 through July 3
July 7, 9, 14, and 16
enrollments accepted from 8:30 to 11:30
(No appointment necessary).
Be sure to
required paperwork needed for
enrollment prior to arriving at the
East Cobb Middle School Community Forum
There will be an East Cobb Middle School Community Forum to
discuss the replacement of East Cobb Middle School.
June 10, 2015 6:30-7:30 pm
East Cobb Middle School Theater
Summer Course Extension
Wheeler will once again be offering Course Extension this summer
to students who ended certain classes with a grade between
60-69. For information about summer course extension,
Summer School Options
here for information
regarding summer school at Wheeler High
here for information for
Summer School Online through CVA (Cobb
Practice for the New PSAT
Starting in Fall 2015, there will be a brand new PSAT. Get
some practice now by taking the practice PSAT. You can
download the practice test and answers by clicking
and Drugs Awareness Program)
By law, Georgia teens under the age
of 18 are required to successfully complete ADAP in order to
obtain their Class D Georgia driver’s license. Please
click here to
take advantage of eADAP.
Principal's Welcome Letter
Spring 2015 Parking
CCSD Updates Enrollment Protocol
Our Vision: Inspiring a Community with a Passion for Learning
Our Mission: Wheeler pledges its resources to the development of the whole student, engaging the community through relevance and
rigor, emphasizing citizenship, and celebrating diversity.
Our Values: Safety, Respect, Integrity, Self-Advocacy, Critical Thinking
Our Theme: Establishing a Culture for All to Succeed - eCATS
- We believe the Wheeler community is a unique blend of cultures, languages, socioeconomics, and opportunities.
- We believe each student is a valued individual, and all children are creative and can succeed.
- We believe a safe and encouraging environment promotes student learning.
- We believe relevance and rigor in the classroom keep students engaged.
- We believe in a commitment to lifelong learning that encourages students to be confident and self-directed.
Wheeler High School's Updated School
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Wheeler Visitor Policy
We love to see our former students. However, to limit
disruptions to the learning environment, we are limiting all
former students’ visits to after school (3:30 pm) unless an
appointment has been scheduled and verified by the front office
New Student Information
No habla Inglés? Necesita ayuda?
Las familias que no hablen Inglés y necesiten ayuda con el proceso de matriculación de sus hijos en la escuela pueden
llamar al Centro Internacional de Bienvenida al (678) 331-3086.
Centro de Recursos
Note: Non-English speaking families in need of assistance with registration in the ESOL Program may call the
Phone: 678-331-3086 (main line, translation/interpretation)
678-331-3134 (Student Advisement - intake and transcript information); 678-331-3964 Fax,
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Visit our SPLOST Renovation Construction Website
The Wheeler Heritage Site has pictures of the benches made from the old gym bleachers.
We are very excited about the progress
in construction for Wheeler's new
Performing Arts Center and Gymnasium.
Below are some pictures for you to get a
glimpse of what the new facilities will
PERFORMING ARTS CENTER