District Earns TXSmartSchools’ five-star rating

Friendswood Independent School district is one of only 44 public school districts and charters in Texas to receive the highest rating of five stars by the Texas Smart Schools organization, a non-profit organization founded by former Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts Susan Combs and Texas A&M researchers. The organization compares district spending against student performance for the more than 1,029 … Read More

Forensic Students Place in First Tournament

Friendswood Forensics (FHS Speech and Debate team) had early season success in their first tournament of the year at Clear Brook High School September 2- 3, 2016. The team had four team members place at the tournament. Rachel Sims–3rd place International Extemp James Mills–4th place Domestic Extemp Nicholas Jeffcoat–5th place International Extemp & 6th place Championship Prose Kennedy Bateman–5th place … Read More

FISD listed TOP 2016 Best Districts

FISD listed top 2016 Best Districts in Houston-Metro by Niche K-12 Friendswood Independent School District was ranked #2 as Best School District in the Houston-Metro Area with an overall grade of an A+ according to Niche K-12 whose new ratings arrived recently. Niche K-12 offers unique insight into more than 120,000 K-12 schools. Niche gave FISD an A+ in Academics … Read More

Student Trainers bring the Power

This fall the Friendswood High School Student Trainer Booster Club Fundraiser is selling a portable sling power bank in royal blue and black with the Mighty Mustang logo. The money earned will help pay for a trainers workshop in January, Athletic Trainers Month Celebration and the student’s end of the year banquet. The handy device can power up Androids, iPhone, … Read More

Friendswood Athletes to be Honored September 2

Friendswood High School’s Sports Hall of Honor is proud to announce its new candidates for induction on Friday, September 2, 2016, at Henry Winston Stadium. The 2016 inductees are Emily Allen, Elliot Barcak, Kenny Black, Jeremy Ellis, Johnna Moody, and Clayton & Jackie Stephens. A reception honoring the candidates will begin at 5pm in the Walter Wilson Field House , … Read More

Friendswood ISD sees jump in ACT scores

Friendswood High School’s Class of 2016 ACT results were released showing an increase in all subject areas. English 24.4 (19.4 State average) Math 25.2 (20.7 State average) Reading 25.4 (21.0 State average) Science 24.8 (20.7 State average) Composite 25.0 (20.6 State average) The 2016 composite score was 25.0 points, an increase from the 2015 score of 24.6 points. At Friendswood … Read More

FHS Musical Theatre to present Les Miserables as 49th annual musical

Les Miserable FHS Musical Theatre Page Director, Kathy Powdrell is excited to be working with Music Theatre International to present Les Miserables as the 49th Annual Musical. The Musical has a strong tradition at Friendswood High School and the Directors are excited to begin working on this production. Production Director/Producer Kathy Powdrell, Music director is Janwin Overstreet-Goode, Orchestra Pit Band … Read More

Coming Soon…..

Friendswood High School prepares to present, Treasure Island, Robert Louis Stevenson’s Classic pirate tale. Treasure Island will be presented on October 6, October 8, October 14 and October 15th at 7:00 pm and October 9 and October 16 in Matinee performances at 2:30 pm in the Myrlene Kennedy Auditorium. Tickets are $10 at the door. Cash only. Credit cards are … Read More

Local leader joins 4th-8th graders in Lone Star Leadership Academy

An outstanding Texas student participated in the Education in Action’s Summer 2016 Lone Star Leadership Academy program. 8th grader, Dawson McKee was chosen for his third straight year. McKee’s selection was based on his outstanding academic success, leadership ability, involvement in school and community activities, and teacher nomination. Each summer, Education in Action offers the Lone Star Leadership Academy program … Read More