LOCAL TEACHER WINS PRESTIGIOUS AWARD

Friendswood Junior High School teacher Kimberly Hall attained national recognition by winning the National Spanish Exam Teacher Study Abroad Scholarship to study in Spain this coming summer. The study abroad scholarship provides teachers with a wonderful professional growth opportunity and is one of only 6 scholarships awarded nationally. Mrs. Hall will spend 4 weeks in Madrid to continue her studies … Read More

Tommy Tune -BEST MUSICAL Nomination

The Tommy Tune Awards for the 2016-2017 season of High School musical are out. The nominations were announced Tuesday, March 21 from 6:00 am to 7:00 am via the Tommy Tune Awards Facebook page. Before the 7:00 a.m. hour, Friendswood High School’s Production of Les Miserables, the high school edition received 14 nominations in the 17 possible categories. The nominations … Read More

3-20-17 FEIC meeting 4pm

The Friendswood Education Improvement Committee will conduct a special meeting on Monday, March 20, 2017 at 4:00 pm in the FISD Administration Board Room, 302 Laurel Drive, Friendswood, TX to discuss and approve the District of Innovation plan.

SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH

Dayna Owen Friendswood ISD NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FISD BOARD SEEKS COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT FOR SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH PROCESS The Friendswood Independent School District (ISD) Board of Trustees has employed Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) Executive Search Services to assist with the search for a new superintendent to replace Trish Hanks who is retiring from Friendswood ISD. The Board has … Read More

FHS to do The Golden Boy for One Act competition

The Friendswood High School play chosen for One Act Play competition will be The Golden Boy, by Clifford Odets. Director is FHS drama instructor Kathy Powdrell. Students in the UIL Company 2017 include Katie Sharp, Cade Tucker, Max Morgan, Alex Rudd, Jacob Goodin, Garrett Morris, JC Mills, Elaina Roher, Jacob Johnstone, Kyle Dickens, Nate Hejtmancik, Andrea Beasley, Jacob Vegas, Garrett … Read More

Local students attend HP Code Wars

  Friendswood High School Advanced Computer Science students attended the 20th annual HP Code Wars on Saturday, March 4th at the HP campus in north Houston. Three teams from FHS competed with Josh Dickens, Oliver Olsen and Noah Geno placing 5th at the competition while the other two teams finished in the top 20.     There were 250 teams … Read More

FHS students get hands-on experience with Bioengineering

Friendswood High School’s Advanced Biology students recently had the opportunity to experiment with Bacterial Photography. Bacterial Photography is performed using a genetically modified organism which has been engineered to see light and respond by changing color. When millions of these bacteria are spread over a surface, they will imitate any image students shine on them, capturing a bacterial photograph. “It … Read More

Friendswood ISD receives $10,000 from Doiron Golf Tournament

The Legends of Friendswood non-profit group known for its annual golf tournament honoring the memory of Mike Doiron recently donated $10,000 to Friendswood ISD’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Program. The money came from the tournament held last June. “Our goal with this donation is to reach as many students as possible K-12,” said President Marilyn Doiron. The donation … Read More