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One School, One Nation, Wheeler Wildcats



Student School Climate Survey

Students, click here to access the School Climate Survey.


February mid-month EOC

Any student who missed any section of the EOC in December 2015 or January 2016 is eligible for the mid-month makeups in February. Only students who DID NOT get an opportunity to make-up or retest (Beginning Learner or Developing Learner level-69 and below) in January are eligible for February’s Mid-Month test.  This is the last opportunity for retest takers to improve their grade.  If you need to take the test, click here to register.

All testing will be in Media Center 104 according to the following schedule:

February 22nd (Math, Science, and Social Studies)
February 25th (9th Lit. & Am. Lit.
February 26th
(9th Lit. & Am. Lit.)


2015-2016 School Choice

The Cobb County School District is again offering School Choice (HB 251 and SB10) transfers for the 2016-2017 school year. Individual school capacity information and applications will be available beginning February 1, 2016 on the District website. For more information, please see our 2016-17 School Choice webpage.


Attention Parents!

Please follow this link to complete a short survey on your experiences with Wheeler High School.  As a stakeholder at Wheeler High school, we value your feedback, and this survey will provide us with valuable insight to drive change within our school and our community.


International Tour Meeting

There will be a Wheeler STEAM International Tour meeting on Wednesday, February 3, at 5:00 pm in the Media Center.  If you are interested in this great opportunity, please join us for this informational meeting. For details about the trip, click here.


PSAT Score Night

In a one-hour “Understanding Your Scores” Seminar, Applerouth Tutoring will guide parents and students to understand PSAT test scores, learn about the tests, and receive information about the role of standardized testing in college admissions and financial aid.

DATE: Thursday, February 11th
TIME: 6:00-7:00 PM
WHERE: Wheeler Auditorium


Senior Baby Pictures and Then and Now Pictures

Seniors, remember baby pictures are due by 2/5/16.   Then and Now pictures are due by 2/12/16.   Submit your pictures by emailing them to wheelerhighseniors@gmail.com and including the name of everyone pictured in the subject line.


Congratulations!

Wheeler senior, Sara Shoushtarian, has been awarded the Student Scholar winner of the Georgia Science Teacher Association.  Sara will attend Emory this summer to learn more about cancer research.

 

 


Wheeler Swim and Dive has great showing at Cobb County Championships

Wheeler's Swim and Dive Team competed at the Cobb County Championships on January 27.  The boys placed 5th, the girls 9th, and combined 6th.

Additionally, the boys medley relay broke the school record (2015), the boys 200 Free relay also broke the school record (1998). Alex Mayfield broke his own records in the IM and the Fly.  Addison Cochran broke the 11-Dive record (2007).

Good luck to everyone who will be participating in the State Meet!


Financial Aid Series

Wheeler is pleased to announce a new series of presentations on Financial Aid to be hosted here at Wheeler.  To sign up for sessions, click here.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016
6:30-7:30pm
Financial Literacy 101
Presented by Darlene Rutledge, CPA

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
6-7:30pm
A Step by Step Presentation on Completing the FAFSA
Presented by Mandy Branch from the UGA Office of Financial Aid.

Date TBD
Understanding loans and working with banks

Date TBD
FAFSA completion night (where students came come in during the school day to get started on completing the FAFSA).


MLK Humanitarian Assembly 2016

Wheeler’s Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Humanitarian Assembly will be held February 25, 2016.The purpose of this program is to commemorate Dr. King’s legacy of justice and equality, and to recognize individuals or organizations in our school and community that have made outstanding humanitarian contributions.

Humanitarian Awards will be presented in this assembly.  If you know of a person or organization that gives unselfishly of their time and energy in an effort to make Wheeler and our world a better place, please nominate them for this prestigious award.

Guidelines for nominating are:

1. Students, teachers, staff, and community members may nominate.

2. Nominees may be students (seniors only), faculty/staff, community member, or a Wheeler organization.

3. Nominees should embrace the qualities exemplified by Dr. King.

4. Nominations must be on the official nomination form and can be turned into Admin I.

5. No nominations will be accepted after the deadline of January 29, 2016.


Wheeler is turning 50!

The celebration is March 19 from 2:00-4:00 pm, so start making your plans to attend.

 


AP Exam Registration

Advanced Placement Exam registration is open through March 4, 2016.  After that date, you have to order with Dr. Havis and pay a $45 late fee.  Also, please note that AP Exams are given off campus at Eastside Baptist Church. There are specific instructions at the end of the registration site which discuss transportation and attendance at school on the day of your exam.

You may register for your AP Exam at the following site www.TotalRegistration.net/AP/112010.  Please have your credit or debit card ready when you register.

If you have questions, please see Dr. Havis in Admin III.


Yearbooks on Sale

Wheeler Yearbooks are on sale.  Click here to order your copy today.


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 here.


PSAT, SAT, and AP Prep through Khan Academy

Free prep for the NEW SAT and PSAT is now available. The College Board and Khan Academy have partnered to offer Free AP, SAT, and PSAT prep. This prep includes practice tests for the New PSAT and SAT.

The new PSAT will be administered in October. The new SAT will begin Sprin 2016.

Visit the free Test Prep site by clicking here.


Construction Update

Construction is continuing to proceed nicely as the school year has begun.  Click here to view some of our latest pictures.

Updated 8/25/15


Student Learning Objectives (SLOs)

Parents, please click here for information regarding Student Learning Objectives that will be administered to your students this school year.


ADAP (Alcohol 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.


2015-16 Bell Schedules
Parking Information
CCSD Updates Enrollment Protocol

About Wheeler

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

Our Beliefs:

  • 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 Strategic Plan

Click here to read the plan.


Wheeler High School, Plan Estratégico en Español

Haga clic aquí para leer el plan


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Parents and Students, Stay Informed!

Click here for information on how to and to access Synergy ParentVUE/StudentVUE


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 staff.



Wildcat Nation!


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, http://www.cobbk12.org/centraloffice/esol/iwc/


Report Suicidal Users on Facebook

Click here to learn how to Facebook users can now connect suicidal people to crisis intervention


Visit our SPLOST Renovation Construction Website

The Wheeler Heritage Site has pictures of the benches made from the old gym bleachers.


Construction Update

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 look like.

PERFORMING ARTS CENTER





GYMNASIUM