High School trumpet player selected for U.S. Army All-American Band

Kelly Cohorst, a senior at Friendswood High School, has been chosen to be part of the United States Army All-American Band. “I always wanted to do something bigger than myself.” Cohorst said. “I get the opportunity to meet 125 other members from around the country and do what I love, play music,” Cohorst, a trumpet player, was chosen from more … Read More


Donations needed for sale to benefit students at FISD Transition Center The FISD Transition Center is currently asking for donations for their 2nd Annual garage sale in February. The Transition Center is a program for individuals who have special needs ages 18-22. The program provides settings and opportunities for students learning important skills, helping them successfully transition from school to … Read More

Hometown Heroes visit Westwood

Role models from Friendswood High School too numerous to count made a stop at Westwood Elementary bright and early Wednesday morning, October 26 to help kick-off the 16th annual Character Counts and Red Ribbon Week celebration. The early birds greeted over 1,000 students with high fives, signed autographs, posed for “selfies”, and gave out stickers to reinforce the day’s theme: … Read More

FHS Girls Golf Team wins tournament

The Friendswood High School Varsity Girls Golf Team Wins 1st Place in the Dobie High School Tournament on October 25 at Clear Creek Golf Course in Pearland. Other teams participating in the tournament included Clear Creek, Deer Park, Lamar, Memorial, and Dawson.

FHS earns All Superior Ratings

The FHS Marching Band earned all Superior Ratings at the UIL Region 17 marching contest held at the new CCISD Challenger Stadium over the weekend. This is the 17th consecutive year the Mighty Mustang Band has earned this honor.   The band now advances to the UIL Area Marching Contest to be held on Oct. 29 at the Berry Center … Read More

Mustang Swim Team Success in Dual Meet Against Kempner

The Friendswood HS Mustang Swim Team –  successful meet with the win over Kempner, October 21.  The Mustang girl’s team defeated the Kempner girls by a score of 187 to 103. The Mustang boy’s team defeated the Kempner boys by a score of 184 to 107 last Thursday evening. Friendswood First Place Finishers are below: Girls 200 Yard Medley Relay: … Read More

61 FHS Choir members make Region Choir

Sixty-one Friendswood HS students participated in the second round of auditions for the TMEA Region 17 All-Region Choir. The auditions were held at Clear Creek HS on Saturday, Oct. 22. 32 students were ranked in the top 15 in their respective sections, placing them in the All-Region Mixed Choir. These students also advance to the 3rd round of auditions for the … Read More

a Homecoming Tweet

Gracie Kempken, a Freshman at Friendswood High School tweeted Whataburger earlier this month and asked if they would be her homecoming date. To her surprise, they responded to her tweet and they said…. YES!! Friday morning Kempken was called to the front office and was greeted by a Whataburger representative along with the Whataburger mascot. She was presented with a … Read More

Friendswood ISD campuses to celebrate Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week is October 24-28 and Friendswood ISD is celebrating at each of their six campuses. The annual event offers a time of drug awareness and an opportunity for students to pledge to be drug free. At Cline Elementary, We ELECT to be Drug Free is the theme for the week. Monday the students are encouraged to wear red, … Read More