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STEM Georgia


Noah Cole,'16, won 3rd place for undergraduate research at the KSU Computing Showcase for his research titled, "Defensive Programming Methodology".

Congratulations to our newest Club 36 member, Ria Thakkar, '17. Ria scored a 36 on both the Math and Writing sections of the ACT.

Congratulations to Gillian McPherson, '17,  for scoring an 800 on the Reading section of the SAT and a 36 on the Reading section of the ACT! Welcome to the 800 Club and Club 36!

Congratulations to our students, staff and parents on our Georgia STEM Re-Certification! We are the first in the state to earn this recognition!

Congratulations to the CircuitRunners FRC team led by Shashwat Kasturey for winning the Judges' Award at the KSU District Event this April 8-10. This award recognizes teams that show persistent improvement and strategic competence. The team also competed in the Quarterfinalist alliance, earning the highest score in the state (170 points) and will be advancing to the District Championship held at UGA from April 13-15. Mr. Roy Al George was named as a posthumous finalist for the Woodie Flowers Award for the state of Georgia and Amanda Firestone, former GRITS lead and current co-president, was one of two Dean's List Finalists chosen to move on to compete at the state level.

Congratulations to Claudia Vernedoe as the winner of the 2015-16 Most Positive Gymnastics Athlete in Cobb County.

Congratulations to Victoria Kraj, the Georgia Affiliate Award winner for "Aspirations in Computing" from the National Center for Women & Information in Technology (NCWIT) and Laura Zhang, the Georgia Affiliate Runner Up.

For the third year in a row, Wheeler High School has been named Cobb County's Most Positive School. Congratulations Wildcats! 

A huge thank you to our Courtyard Cleanup Crew headed by Hanna Waltz. They spent Saturday morning cleaning up the Magnet Courtyard!

Congratulations to Sneha Divan,'17, our newest 800 Club member! Sneha earned an 800 on the Math portion of the SAT.

Congratulations to Grant Anderson,'19 who received his Eagle Scout award in March!

Congratulations to Wheeler's GHP Finalists!
Colin Baillie - Music (French horn)
Shreyas Casturi - Communicative Arts
Parisa Hosseini - World Languages (Spanish)
Victoria Kraj - Engineering (Design)
Emily Kramer - Social Studies
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
Alexander Madison - Alternate, Music (Percussion)

Congratulations to Wheeler's team of Paul Miloro, Henrik Boecken, Sophia Freaney, and Richard Udall whose creative solution was designated as Honorable Mention in the High School Mathematical Contest in Modeling (HiMCM). A total of 719 teams competed working on their own during a designated 36-hour period to offer and construct solutions to one of two modeling problems.

Erin Leydon,'18, has been awarded a full scholarship to attend Space Camp® at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center®.

Congratulations to Alex Mayfield,'16, and Kevin Zhou,'16, for being named as Marietta Daily Journal/Cobb County All-County for Boys Swimming. Honorable Mentions included Nick Hatch,'17.

Abigail Kimber, '17, hosted an Aerospace Festival at Sedelia Park Elementary for 125 elementary school students.

Congratulations to Sneha Divan and Claire Hunkler for earning the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest achievement in Girl Scouting.

Congratulations to Wheeler's Star Student, Erwin Cai, and his STAR Teacher, Ray Furstein for being chosen as the Cobb County winners. They will represent Cobb County at the Regional STAR Student Banquet.

Congratulations to Praveen Doluweera,'17, our newest Club 36 member! Praveen scored a 36 on the Reading section of the ACT.

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