FISD Earns State’s Highest Fiscal Accountability Rating

Friendswood Independent School District officials announced that the district received a rating of “A” for “Superior Achievement” under Texas’ School FIRST financial accountability rating system. This rating is the state’s highest, demonstrating the quality of Friendswood ISD’s financial management and reporting system. This is the 15th year of School FIRST (Financial Accountability Rating System of Texas), a financial accountability system … Read More

FHS places at the Speech and Debate Tournament

On October 28, Fourteen members of the FHS Speech and Debate team competed at the Clear Lake HS speech tournament with the following results: J.C. Mills took 3rd place Championship Congressional Debate & 4th place Championship Impromptu Speaking Michelle Cherian reached the finals of Championship Congressional Debate Bridget Burkhalter, 3rd place Championship Poetry Thomas Massey, Mikayla Mullin & Ashley Brueggeman … Read More

What is USIN? (for employees)

Beginning Sept. 1, 2017, TRS-ActiveCare participants will have a new advanced imaging benefit option with access to the USIN advanced imaging network for MRI, CT and PET scans. With over 2,200 facilities throughout the country and over 180 in Texas alone, USIN offers access to certified providers, a concierge scheduling program, and often significant out-of-pocket cost savings on your advanced … Read More

Special Olympic Aquatics State Competition Results

  State Aquatics Competition Each of these athletes not only swam their personal best times, the completely destroyed their previous times!! Congratulations! FHS Kristina Mora-Kawas Silver Medal: 4×25 Freestyle Relay Gold Medal: 50m Freestyle Silver Medal: 25m Backstroke 5th place ribbon: 25m Freestyle Audrey Crues Silver Medal: 4×25 Freestyle Relay Gold Medal: 25m Backstroke Silver Medals: 50m Freestyle, 25m Freestyle FJH  … Read More

FHS Speech and Debate Team places third at tournament

Friendswood High School Speech and Debate Team made up of a squad of only 16 students competed at the Kingwood HS Speech Tournament this past weekend and brought home the 3rd place Grand Sweepstakes out of 27 schools. Individual winners included: Elizabeth Chong–1st place Oration & 1st place Foreign Extemp Jose Camacho–4th place Domestic Extemp Juliet Strope & Bridget Burkhalter–5th … Read More

Small Town, Big Sound

The 8th Annual Friendswood Marching Festival – Small Town, Big Sound was held on Saturday, September 30th, 2017. Congratulations to the 2017 Champions, Stephen F. Austin High School Bulldog Band and the Angels Dance Team. Second Place went to Pearland High School Marching Band and the Dawson High School Marching Band took 3rd. The night ended with Friendswood’s own Mighty … Read More

Friendswood Wins Sprint Kickoff 2017

The Friendswood Mustang swim team hosted it’s season-opening meet this weekend competing against Clear Creek, Clear Lake, Clear Brook, Clear Springs, and Alvin. Our Mustang swimmers and divers had a solid win with 792.5 points. Diving competition was held Friday night. For the women, Lily Ellis placed 1st with 163.90 points and Emily Pate placed 3rd with 156.40. Men included Gabriel … Read More

A Special Thanks

On behalf of Friendswood ISD, I would like to publicly thank the FISD Education Foundation for the foresight and care behind the creation of the Harvey Relief Fund to help the district’s employees affected by Hurricane Harvey who have requested financial assistance. I also want to express our sincere appreciation to all those who have donated. This school district is … Read More


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