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


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

Mustangs Swim and Dive Team Swim Results

The Mustang Swim and Dive Team traveled to the University of Texas in Austin on February 17- 18th. The top finisher for the team was Michael Claunch taking 4th place in diving with a score of 411.85 points. The top finisher in swimming was Mark Theall with a 6th place finish in the 100 Butterfly in a time of 48.58 … Read More

FHS Wranglerettes present at Crowd Pleasers’ Houston Senior Showcase

On Saturday, February 18, 2017, the Friendswood Wranglerettes attended their first competition of the season, Crowd Pleasers’ Houston Senior Showcase. At the end of the night, the Wranglerettes came home with plaques for 1st Runner-Up Best in Class for Team Jazz, Team Kick and Team Pom along with Best in Class for Team Contemporary and Team Hip Hop. They were … Read More

FHS Solo and Ensemble students hit all the right notes

FHS Choir members were awarded over 80 medals after competing in UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest at Angleton High School on February 18. Of the competing Choir members 38 will advance to the Texas State Solo Ensemble Contest held in Austin in May. Class One Solo, Division One-Superior rating, advances to Texas State Solo and Ensemble Contest: Sydney Antill, Nadia … Read More