Articles by Nan Kiel

Wheeler High F1 Team Captures 2nd at National Competition

The Wheeler High F1 team won 2nd place at the F1 in Schools National Competition at the Michigan International Speedway. Next, the team will compete at the World Finals. The competition, an engineering based challenge, involves ability to design,…



Cooper Middle School Receives Cobb STEM Certification

Congratulations to Cooper Middle School for being the first Cobb County STEM Certified School! Cooper Middle School held a special STEM Certification ceremony to recognize the students’ and staff’s accomplishments. Some of the honored guests…



District Honors 2016 Retirees During Annual Luncheon

Cobb County School District celebrated its retiring employees Tuesday, May 10, during the annual Retirement Luncheon at Roswell Street Baptist Church. More than 200 retirees with 4,624 years of collective experience were honored. Brynn McGlamery,…




Cobb High School Principals Recognize Community Partners

High School principals and assistant superintendents recognized community partners who have supported them throughout the year. We are grateful for their contributions and for the relationships they promote within our schools and communities. Thank you…


Wheeler 1st in State to receive STEM Recertification

Georgia’s School Superintendent Richard Woods awarded Wheeler Magnet STEM Recertification on May 6—Georgia STEM Day. Wheeler is the first in the state to receive STEM recertification. Wheeler received its first STEM certification in 2012, and…


Pope High Senior Named 2016 Presidential Scholar

U.S. Secretary of Education John King announced the selection of Jose Espinel, a Pope High School senior, as a 2016 U.S. Presidential Scholar. Espinel is one of 160 outstanding American high school seniors who have…