Welcome To Wheeler High School
Wheeler Experiences Significant
The Georgia Department of Education just
revealed the 4 Year Graduation Rate for the 2012 School Year. I
am proud to announce the Wheeler’s Graduation Rate increased
from 64% in 2011 to 70.43% in 2012. The 4 Year 2012 Graduation
rate will be used to calculate our 2013 CCRPI (College and
Career Readiness Index), which will be announced next fall.
Class of 2014 Senior Pictures
Wheeler is Proud to
Welcome Studio 7, Our New Partner in Photography!
Rising Seniors, please contact Studio 7
(refer to the information in the
schedule your portrait with them.
For those using a separate vendor,
please have your portrait taken according to the following
must submit a formal portrait (i.e. in a tuxedo or black velvet
drape) for the yearbook.
must also submit a casual portrait for possible use in the
Your background must be either black or bracken brown.
In order to be placed in
the yearbook, ALL SENIOR PORTRAITS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY OCTOBER
Summer Work Assignments/Packets
All students, without regard to their
academic levels, have summer work to complete. Regardless
of when their schedules indicate the courses will be taken,
students should complete the work over the summer. Please
here to find the appropriate summer work for your
Main Office Summer Hours:
Due to construction, beginning June 10th, the School
Office will be temporarily located in Room 310,
in the “Church” building. The office will be open
Monday – Thursday from 8:00 AM – 12:00 and 12:30- 4:00 PM.
The office will be closed for July 4th.
Certificates of Attendance for Drivers’
Permits ADAP Certificates and Work Permit forms
will be available. There is a charge of $2.00
for Certificates of Attendance. Identification must be
shown at time of request for any of these forms. Please
call for further information.
School Counseling Office Hours
The Counseling Office
will be open this summer, however, office hours will be limited.
Due to the construction, the Counseling Office will be
temporarily located in the “Church” building in the lower level.
Posted signs will direct you to our location when on campus.
Office Hours: Every Tuesday and
Thursday from 8:00 to 12:00
Closed the week
of July 4th
for the 2013-2014 School Year
be sure to bring the following documents with you to your
Immunization Form, #3231 – must be dated within one year of the
date of enrollment
Eye, Ear &
Dental Form, #3300
form with grades from the former high school. Incoming 9th
Graders must provide their final 8th grade report
card with Proof of Promotion to the 9th Grade.
Copy of the
Birth Certificate, state identification card or passport
Copy of the
Social Security card
must provide two proofs of residency – please contact the office
for acceptable documentation.
Should you have any questions
concerning the information above, please contact The Counseling
Members of the Graduating Class of
If you are interested in the becoming a
member of the Senior Advisory Board, please
click the link below to complete the application.
here to read an important
from Dr. Chiprany regarding Wheeler's CCRPI Score and click
here for more information
regarding the CCRPI.
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.
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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,
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
(last updated June 13, 2012)
The Wheeler Heritage Site has pictures of the benches made from the old gym bleachers.
Perfect Attendance? Free Car!
The Chevy Drive for Perfection Program is a grassroots, community outreach program through which high schools like
Wheeler High School receive support from their local dealership, monetary donations, and the opportunity to have
their seniors that qualify with 98% or better attendance with no unexcused absences enter into a drawing where one senior
from all participating schools at the end of year event will walk away with a brand new 2013 Chevy Cruze or Chevy Sonic
valued up to $20,000. Thank you for the support of dealerships like Steve Raymon, Chevrolet.