Vans art contest

Friendswood, Tx. Vans launched online voting April 26th for the Vans Custom Culture high school art competition and calls on the public to help narrow down 50 semi-finalists to the top five contenders competing for $50,000 for their school’s art program and a trip on Vans to LA. The voting period will be April 26th through May 10, students, parents, … Read More

FISD’s Top 10 honored by Chamber

With graduation a month away, the Top 10 Friendswood High School students have been named. The Friendswood Chamber of Commerce honored the group for their academic success on Thursday, April 27, at the Green Event Center. Valedictorian for the Class of 2017 is Andrew Chen. He will be attending the University of Texas at Austin this fall to major in … Read More

4 students qualify for National Academic Decathlon

Four Friendswood High School students qualified for the National United States Academic Decathlon competition in Madison, Wisconsin later in April. They were selected for their high overall score at the state competition. Approximately, thirty students from across the nation are invited to participate as individuals at this premier competition. Teams from China and London will also be competing with students … Read More

5 FHS students compete at State Science Fair

Five Friendswood High School students competed at the Texas Science and Engineering Fair in San Antonio on Saturday, April 1. Freshman Aly Knowles placed 2nd in the Senior Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences with Do Electronic Screens Impact Low Light Vision? Knowles also earned a spot in the Governor’s Science and Technology Champions Academy. The Academy is a week-long … Read More

Wranglerettes perform at Pearl Harbor

The Friendswood High School Wranglerettes were honored to perform at the USS Missouri in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii over Spring Break. The Wranglerettes were given the opportunity to tour Pearl Harbor and meet Pearl Harbor survivor Sterling Cale before paying their respects at the USS Arizona Memorial. The team then moved to the USS Missouri where they performed in honor of … Read More

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

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