Congratulations to Jeet Kothari, '18 & Nicolas Giraldo,'18, our newest members of Club 36! Jeet scored a 36 on the Math section & Nicolas scored a 36 on the Science section of the ACT.
Congratulations to our newest 800 Club members, Chibuzor Eduzor & Colin McMillen. Both magnet juniors scored an 800 on the math portion of the SAT.
Wheeler was recognized by State Superintendent Richard Woods for our Advanced Placement scores with the following awards: AP Merit School, AP STEM School, AP STEM Achievement School, AP Humanities School.
Congratulations to Arvin Poddar who, along with Ryan Cobelli from Kennesaw Mountain HS, won the 2017 Congressional App Challenge for Georgia's 11th Congressional District for the 2nd year with their app called Legacy Park.
Congratulations to Timothy Buchanan,'18, who scored a 36 on the Math section of the ACT. Welcome to Club 36!
Congratulations to Wheeler's Academic Bowl Team, Raymond Jiang, Andrew McEntaggart, Ashrit Jada, Rex Martin, Aaron Moss, and Andrew Benecchi. They competed on Feb. 18 from early morning through to the afternoon, and at the end were undefeated! They will be competing at Nationals in the spring,
Brian Kent,'20, just finished up representing the Southeast in the Olympic Development Program (ODP) National Championships in California this weekend, where he was awarded the Nick Johnson Inspiration Award. He is the first person to be given the award twice, having also won it last year.
Congratulations to Abigail Kimber,'17, who earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award a Girl Scout can earn. To earn this award, a Girl Scout must establish and complete a Take Action project to solve or reduce an issue in her community that she cares about. Only 5% of eligible Girl Scouts earn this award.
On February 7, 22 students participated in the American Mathematics Competition, a 75-minute, 25-question multiple choice test sponsored by the Mathematics Association of America. Melam Master, Chibuzor Eduzor, and Jeet Kothari were Wheeler's top scorers for the AMC 12-A and Ayush Goyal, Shashaank Aiyer, and Raymond Jiang were the top scorers for the AMC 10-A. Ayush Goyal, Shashaank Aiyer, Raymond Jiang, and Andrew McEntaggart posted AMC 10-A scores that exceeded 112.5 which qualified them to move on to the next level of competition, the American Invitational Mathematics Exam (AIME) which will be given at Wheeler on Tuesday, March 7.
Congratulations to the newest Club 36 member, Sydney Kaltman,'18. Sydney scored a 36 on the Science section of the ACT.
Congratulations to our Cobb Regional Technology Competition winners:
Arvin Poddar - 2nd Place, Tech Literacy Challenge (11,12)
Ajinkya Sawant - 3rd Place, Tech Literacy Challenge (11,12)
Ajinkya Sawant - 1st Place, 3D Modeling (11,12)
Arvin Poddar - 1st Place, Project Programming (11,12)
This week UGA is highlighting Wheeler Magnet alumnus, Shaun Goh,'13 as a "UGA Amazing Student". Visit the UGA site
WHS Magnet Alumnus, Tiera Guinn,'13, who is graduating from MIT this year and is already working as a Rocket Structural Design and Analysis Engineer for the Space Launch System Boeing is building for NASA, was highlighted on WBRC Fox 6 News. View the video