Thursday, December 1, 2016

What do I do Now?

  1. Complete the State Application by 12/18 and make an appointment with Mr. Ward to review it during finals week (don't submit your app until it has been reviewed).
  2. Log-on to the state app.
  3. Parent Verification (can't move on until that is done)
  4. Scroll to the bottom of the application; enter the school counselor or designee information: Cameron Ward,; also enter your recommending teacher's information
  5. Let your teacher know about the recommendation and ask him/her to have it completed and submitted by 12/21!

Wednesday, November 16, 2016


Congratulations to the following students moving forward to the 1st level of the State interviews!

Ryan D. Engineering Sofware Engineering
Shayan B. Engineering Mechanical/Electrical Engineering
Andrew K. Engineering Mechanical/Electrical Engineering
Michael J. Engineering Design
Arvin P. Engineering Design
Jeffery K. Engineering Mechanical/Electrical Engineering
Alexander M. Engineering Mechanical/Electrical Engineering
Zachary Y. Engineering Mechanical/Electrical Engineering
Melam M. Mathematics
Kevin J. Music Woodwind
Suraaj S. Music Strings
Sohawm S. Music Brass
Caroline L. Music Strings
Erin L. Science
Ishaan R. Science
Udo E. Science
Keshav S. Social Studies
Alexander A. Social Studies
Kevin F. World Language Latin
Briti N. World Language Latin
Amithav R. World Language Spanish
Helena T. World Language German
Carys T. World Language Spanish

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Interview Times

  • Interviews are November 3 at Sprayberry High School, 2525 Snady Plains Rd, Marietta 30066
  • Arrive at least 30 minutes before your scheduled interview time

Alexander  5:00
Udo  5:25
Kevin  5:00
Erin  5:25
Melam  5:00
Briti  5:50

Allan  5:50
Amithav  5:00
Ishaan  5:50

Shraddha  5:25
Keshav  5:25
Helena  6:15
Carys  5:25

Monday, October 17, 2016

County Finalists

  • The meeting is moved to Tuesday, October 18 @3:45 in room 2017.  
  • Sign up for the Remind: text # 81010 with message wheelergh.
  • Start the Application!  
  • The due date for the Application is now Monday, October 24.

Monday, October 3, 2016

School Interview Dates & Times

All interviews will be conducted in room 2017.  Please arrive 15 minutes before your interview time.  

Wednesday 10/5
3:40       Ayush G. (Math)
4:00       Pranav K. (Math)
4:20       Melam M. (Math)
4:40       Shivan P. (Math)
5:00       Grace M. (French)
5:20       Helena T. (German)

Friday 10/7
3:40       Ishaan R. (Science)
4:00       Erin L. (Science)
4:20       Charlie W. (Science)
4:40       Udochukwu E. (Science)
5:00       Shawn D. (Science)
5:20       Allan N. (Science)

Monday 10/10
3:40       Kevin F. (Latin)
4:00       Briti N. (Latin)
4:20       Anjan N. (Latin)
4:40       Sara P. (Latin)
5:00       Kseniya S. (Latin)
5:20       Fianko B. (Comm. Arts)

Wednesday 10/12
3:40       Alexander A. (Social Studies)
4:00       Shenoy K. (Social Studies)
4:20       Carys T. (Spanish)
4:40       Amithav R. (Spanish)
5:00       Vishwa R. (Math)
5:20       Shraddha S. (Math)

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Timeline 2016-2017

1. Informational Meeting for ALL AREAS (you only need to attend one, but it is MANDATORY):
  • August 31, 2016 at 3:40 PM in room 2017
  • September 2, 2016 at 7:45 AM in room 2017
  • September 6, 2016 at 3:40 PM in room 2017
2. Complete the "Interest Form":

3. The Teacher Nomination form MUST be completed by September 9, 2016 (found under forms to the right). 

4. The Wheeler GHP Application form MUST be completed by September 9, 2016 (found under forms to the right).

5. Departmental Interviews: September 12-23, 2016.

6. School Wide Interviews: October 3-7, 2016.

7. County Interviews:

  • Academic and CTAE November 3, 2016
  • Fine Arts November 7, 2016
8. State Interviews:

  • Academic and CTAE TBD
  • Fine Arts TBD


Monday, April 25, 2016

GHP 2016-2017

Looking ahead to next year, the dates for the county level interviews have been released:

Academic & CTAE: November 3, 2016

Fine Arts: November 7, 2016

2016 GHP Participants

Congratulations to the following students who were chosen to participate in GHP 2016.

Colin Baillie, Music

Shreyas Casturi, Communicative Arts

Paris Hosseini, Spanish

Victoria Kraj, Engineering

Emily Kramer, Social Studies

Alexander Madison, Music

Shrey Nagnur, Mathmatics

Virinchi Puligundla, Mathematics

Derek Rizzi, Music

Ajinkya Sawant, Engineering

Jonathan Shoemaker, Engineering

Nathanael Tappin, Engineering

Grace Whittington, Communicative Arts

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

PREP Night at Sprayberry

Tomorrow night, Wednesay, January 28, is prep night at Sprayberry high school.  

  • Large group session from 6:30pm - 7pm 
  • Individual content sessions from 7-8pm
I hope that you can make it!

Thursday, January 21, 2016

State Interviews

Below are your times, and locations of your state level interviews; all interviews will take place on the 13th.
First Name Time Location
Shreyas 8am/8:20 Essay / Interview Luella HS
Grace3:40/4pm Essay / Interview Luella HS
Briti 11am/12pm Essay / Interview Pebblebrook 
Trisha 9am/10 Essay / Interview Pebblebrook 
Shrey 2pm Luella HS
Virinchi 3pm Luella HS
Colin 1:40/1:50 Audition/Interview Pebblebrook 
Alexander 10:30/10:40am Audition/Interview Pebblebrook 
Derek10:40/10:50am Audition/Interview Pebblebrook 
Seokjin8:50/9am Audition/Interview Pebblebrook 
Emily 8:30/9am Sim/Interview Luella HS
Parisa  1pm Pebblebrook H
Victoria 2:55pm Luella HS
Ajinkya 10:05am Luella HS
Jonathan  8am Luella HS
Nathanael 2:25pm Luella HS
Saiya 11am Luella HS