Paris Moorman named Gates Millenium
Congratulations to Paris Moorman, Wheeler senior, for being
named a Gates Millenium Scholar.
Georgia Milestone 2016 EOC testing begins on May 2nd through May
19th. The testing occurs from 8:20 – 11:20
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)
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)
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
EOC Test Practice
1. Use Google Chrome click
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
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
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
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
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
Date TBD -
Wildcat Daze – No schedule changes will be handled during
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
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
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
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
Computer Lab Available for Students
Free After-School Computer Lab for Wheeler Students
St. Catherine's Church (571
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Must have a parent consent
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
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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
FAFSA completion night (where students came come in during the
school day to get started on completing the FAFSA).
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
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