Wheeler High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#906
College Readiness Index
34.4
Math Proficiency
3.7
English Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,090 Students
  • 129 Teachers

Wheeler High School
375 HOLT RD NE
MARIETTA, GA 30068

Phone: (770) 578-3266

District: Cobb County School District

Overview

Wheeler High School is ranked 17th within Georgia. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Wheeler High School is 41 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 67 percent. Wheeler High School is 1 of 18 high schools in the Cobb County School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#906
State Rank
#17
Magnet Rank
#142

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,090
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 67%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 46%
Full-Time Teachers 129

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 95%
Proficient in Math 96%
College Readiness Index 34.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 18
Total Students 33,201
Proficient in English (district average) 95%
Proficient in Math (district average) 93%
College Readiness (district average) 30.1

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