Student School Climate Survey
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
February 25th (9th Lit. & Am. Lit.
February 26th (9th 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.
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
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
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
DATE: Thursday, February 11th
TIME: 6:00-7:00 PM
WHERE: Wheeler Auditorium
Senior Baby Pictures and Then and Now
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
email@example.com and including the name of
everyone pictured in the subject line.
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
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Financial Literacy 101
Presented by Darlene Rutledge, CPA
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
A Step by Step Presentation on Completing the FAFSA
Presented by Mandy Branch from the UGA Office of Financial Aid.
Understanding loans and working with banks
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
2. Nominees may be students (seniors only), faculty/staff,
community member, or a Wheeler organization.
3. Nominees should embrace the qualities exemplified by Dr.
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
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
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
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
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
The new PSAT will be administered in October. The new SAT will
begin Sprin 2016.
Visit the free Test Prep site by clicking
continuing to proceed nicely as the
school year has begun.
here to view some of our latest