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Paris Moorman named Gates Millenium Scholar

Congratulations to Paris Moorman, Wheeler senior, for being named a Gates Millenium Scholar.

Posted 4/25/16


EOC Schedule

Georgia Milestone 2016 EOC testing begins on May 2nd through May 19th.  The testing occurs from 8:20 – 11:20 each day.

5/2: 9th Lit. (Sections 1 & 2)
5/3: 9th Lit. (Section 3)
5/4: Am. Lit. (Sections 1 & 2)
5/5: Am. Lit. (Section 3)
5/6: Economics (Sections 1 & 2)

5/9: Biology (Sections 1 & 2)
5/10: U.S. History (Sections 1 & 2)
5/11: Algebra (Sections 1 & 2)
5/12: Geometry (Sections 1 & 2)

CVA/GAVs/DE/GradPoint students:
5/13: U.S. History & Econ (Sections 1 & 2
5/16 & 5/17: 9th Lit. & Am. Lit (Sections 1 – 3)
5/18: Algebra & Geometry (Sections 1 & 2)
5/19: Biology & Physical Science (Sections 1 & 2)


EOC Practice

In preparation for May’s administration for the EOC’s, we want to provide students with the opportunity to familiarize themselves with the types of questions they will encounter on the EOC.  The practice link is only available Monday - Friday from 7 AM – 10 PM.  Any questions or concerns please feel free to contact Christian Barnes at 770-578-3266 Ext. 031 or by email.

EOC Test Practice
1. Use Google Chrome click here.
2. Click on the “Test Practice” link.
3. Click on the “Online Tools Training” for End-of-Course (EOC).
4. Click on “EOC Test Practice” and then click on “Standard Online Tools.” 5. Enter login information that’s listed above the empty username/password boxes.  If you don’t see the login information your username is “GeorgiaHS” and your password is “Training”.


AP Exam and Score Info

In July, AP scores will be available online. To get AP scores, students must sign up for a College Board account at apscore.org. Even if you already have an account, you will need to register this year’s AP number from the card torn out at the AP pre-administration.  For more information and to access additional resources, including pre-written tweets and Facebook posts, visit collegeboard.org/shareap.

Remember that all students must report for exams by 7:30 if the exam starts at 8:00, or 11:30 if the exam starts at 12:00. You only need to bring pencils, a calculator if necessary for your exam and a packed lunch if you have 2 exams on the same day. Please don’t bring book bags. Cell phones are not allowed in the testing room. All exams are given at Eastside Baptist Church on Lower Roswell Rd. All students will be excused due to testing on their various testing date(s) for the entire day.  They are not expected at school. They have the option to go home after the 8:00 exam ends, or not arrive until 11:30 for the 12:00 exam.


Video Productions Survey

If you have already signed up for Video Productions for the 2016-2017 school year, please click here to complete a survey regarding a potential new 'micro news' video class.


Summer Counseling Hours

For the months of June and July, the counseling office will be open as follows:
-Tuesdays and Thursdays
-8:00 am - 12:00 pm
-Closed Week of July 4th
-Open Summer Enrollment (No need for appointments)

Counseling Office will reopen on July 18th with all counselors returning on the 20th.


Award Winners for Aspirations in Computing

Congratulations to Victoria Kraj for being named a Georgia Affiliate Award Winner for "Aspirations in Computing" from the National Center For Women & Information Technology (NCWIT).  Congratulations also to Laura Zhang, who was a Georgia Affiliate Runner Up.

Posted 4/14/16


Schedule Process and Schedule Change Timeline for 2016-2017

Wednesday, May 4 – Student Course Request Profiles will be distributed to students in Homeroom to make any changes to their requests if needed.  This will be the last opportunity for students to change their course requests for the 2016-2017 school year.  Additional changes will only be made based if adjustments are required based on students’ final grades this year.

Wednesday, June 8 TENTATIVE – this is the date when we hope to give access in StudentVue for students to see their schedules online.  At this time, a schedule change request form will be posted online for students to complete if they have a necessary schedule changes based on specified parameters.

June 8 – June 17 – Schedule change request window.  All requested changes must be submitted online via a link that will be available on the Wheeler website.

Friday, June 17 – Last day to submit a schedule change request.

Date TBD - Wildcat Daze – No schedule changes will be handled during Wildcat Daze.

Monday, August 1 – First day of school.  Our goal is that all schedules will be perfect on this day.


Post-Graduation Training Opportunities

In partnership with Goodwill Industries of North Georgia, the Cobb Career, Technical and Agricultural Education division will host a community night highlighting post-graduation training opportunities for students. Goodwill Industries of North Georgia will offer a seven week training program in flooring installation beginning May 31st.    Students will learn about the training and scholarship opportunities at one of the two community events to be held from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at:

North Cobb High School Theater
April 20th

South Cobb High School Media Center April 21st

Students who successfully complete their training will earn certifications and be guaranteed a job interview with a top flooring company.


Congratulations GHP Finalists!

Congratulations to the following students who have been selected to participate in GHP this summer:

Colin Baillie - Music (french horn)
Shreyas Casturi - Communicative Arts
Parisa Hosseini - World Languages (Spanish)
Victoria Kraj - Engineering (Design)
Emily Kramer - Social Studies
Alexander Madison - Music (Percussion)
Shrey Nagnur - Math
Virinchi Puligundla - Math
Derek Rizzi - Music (Bassoon)
Ajinkya Sawant - Engineering (Mechanical)
Jonathan Shoemaker - Engineering (Mechanical)
Nathanael Tappin - Engineering (Mechanical)
Grace Whittington - Communicative Arts

Posted 3/29/16


AP Exam Reviews

AP Exam Review Sessions are getting underway for the Spring 2016 AP Exams.  To see the schedules for the review times, click here.


Computer Lab Available for Students After School

Free After-School Computer Lab for Wheeler Students

St. Catherine's Church (571 Holt Road)

Tuesdays & Thursdays 3:30-6:00pm

Must have a parent consent form.  Click here to open the form.


Congratulations Science Olympiad!

Wheeler's Science Olympiad Team took 1st place at the KSU Regional High School event on Saturday, February 27.  Congratulations to all of the competitors:

Zach Yahn, Ishaan Rischie, Daniel Zhou, Noah Platt, Pranav Khorana, Amithav Reddy, Joshua Mishkin, Surya Sundaram, Jesse Gutierrez, Suyash Rajesh, Layla Grazulis, Suhail Singh, Shawn Doss, Dorsa Pahlevankah, Jessica Kan, YingYing Luo, Abigail Kimber, Tori Kraj, Allan Nguyen, Jerry Yao, Kar Shin Lin, Karan Achtani, Yu Chang Shraddha Sekhar, Sneha Rajesh, Erikon Gou

Posted Feb. 29, 2016


AdvancEd Surveys

Students, click here to access the AdvancEd Survey.

Parents, click here to access the AdvancEd Survey.


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.

 

 


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.

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


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

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Wheeler High School, Plan Estratégico en Español

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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.



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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, 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