Heart of Texas Fair

Friendswood High School’s FFA Show Cattle Team attended the Heart of Texas Fair in Waco, Texas on October 14. This was their first show to kick off the show season with successful results. The results were: Hailey Binkley placed 4th in Class. Placing 2nd in Class was Olivia Cates, Rachel Pate, Ty Kempken, Kenzie Jeter and Cortni Cox. Gracie Kempken … Read More

Speech & Debate Team

On October 17 the Friendswood HS Forensics, (Speech & Debate Team) competed at one of the largest tournaments in the state at Bellaire High School. There were 58 schools present from five different states and FHS finished 6th in Overall Sweepstakes. The following students placed: Carter Adams–5th place Championship LD Debate Rachel Sims–2nd place International Extemp & 2nd place Informative … Read More

FJH Theatre Students receive Superior

Friendswood Junior High Theatre Students attended the Dickinson High School Theatre festival on October 15. The students competed in 5 different theatrical events through out the day, and rated on the scale of “Superior, Excellent, Good, and Needs Improvement”. Students, who score ALL Superior in ALL 5 Events, or 4 Superior and 1 Excellent, received an “All Star Trophy”. Every … Read More

Mustang Swim Team finish strong

The Friendswood Mustang Swim and Dive team competed in their first meet of the season this weekend hosting Clear Creek, Clear Springs, FRCB, Alvin and Texas City High Schools at the Friendswood Natatorium. Friday evening began with the Diving Event with junior, Kiana Harden, from FRCB, placed first for the girls diving with a score of 151.55 points followed by … Read More

FJH Choir had successful auditions

The Friendswood JH Choir Department hosted the Region 17 Honor Choir Auditions. Over 700 students from 20 area, Junior High schools prepared for this intensive audition to be considered for one of 250 spots. Students auditioned through a blind screening process for a panel of 5 judges. 49 students from Friendswood Junior High Choir Department auditioned and 31 students made … Read More

FHS Theatre Department’s final weekend for Treasure Island

Friendswood High School Theatre set sail with their production of the classic pirate tale by Robert Louis Stevenson: Treasure Island. Audiences are raving at this timeless tale of adventure with a twist. Senior, Cade Tucker plays the leading role of Captain Long John Silver; the one-legged pirate who needs to return to Treasure Island to claim his buried treasure. Junior, … Read More

FHS Marching Band

The Friendswood High School Marching Band recently traveled to Austin to compete in the Texas Marching Classic marching contest held at the Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex of Round Rock ISD. The FHS Band finished the day placing 3rd out of 22 schools. The next competition will be UIL Region Contest on October 22, at the new CCISD stadium. The performance … Read More

21 announced Commended Scholars in FISD

At Friendswood High School, 21 seniors have been named as Commended Students in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program and were honored Monday night at the School Board meeting. A letter of commendation from FHS and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) which conducts the program, was presented by the principal to each student. The students include James Barr, Yarden Borshevsky-Barr, … Read More

Cardboard Challenge a success at Windsong

Hundreds of third through fifth-grade students at Windsong Intermediate took part in the Global Cardboard Challenge on October 6. “I cannot tell you how many parents have stopped me to tell me how excited their children are about this day,” said Nelda Guerra Principal of Windsong Intermediate. “This whole process has been enjoyable to watch. The creativity and collaboration that … Read More