Star Student Awards!
Students receive recognition for good behavior, using proper social skills, and helping others. This program promotes respect, honesty, generosity, caring, friendliness. This program also helps students learn how to become trustworthy, cooperative and responsible.
Who I Am makes a difference!
Self esteem project that encourages students to obtain good character and see the good in others. This project offers student recognition/awards, self esteem enhancement, social and communication skills.
Offer students training for appropriate demeanor in the work place. This program teaches career development, employment skills training, financial planning, resume time management skills, organization skills, on the job training.
Drinking and driving safety awareness for middle school and high school students. Guest Speaker, Officer Roy Pitrucha from TPD offers: video, group discussion and drunk-goggles.
Central Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (CTCADA) brings their resources to Wheatley for a nine week program which educates students on the dangers of tobacco, drugs and alcohol.
Pregnancy and Post-Partum Intervention classes are provided by CTCADA. They are partnered with Scott &White and the New Parent Support team to offer classes and educational programs.
Mommy & Me Classes
Mommy & Me classes are also provided by CTCADA. This program educates teens on what to expect while expecting and how to handle stresses of raising a baby while finishing high school.
Students place questions in the “Real Talk” box. CIS, administration, staff, and students discuss issues in small group settings. Groups are divided up by gender and class rank.
Now and Then
The VFW and Ladies Auxiliary of Bell Post 1820 sponsor the Now and Then Program. Our students take field trips to nursing homes to visit Vets. Students and Vets discuss life’s topics. Students discover how it was back then and share with the Vets how they think things are now. Our students and Vets learn from each other’s life experiences.