FHS Spanish students earn national recognition  

Friendswood High School Spanish students are being recognized for their outstanding performance on the 2018 National Spanish Exam.  According to Kevin Cessna-Buscemi, National Director of the Exams, Attaining a medal or honorable mention for any student on the National Spanish Examinations is very prestigious because the exams are the largest of their kind in the United States with over 150,000 … Read More

Friendswood HS students to be given statewide music award

Friendswood High School students will be honored as Texas Music Scholars at a ceremony on May 21, 2018. The 15 students that were selected for this honor are: Ashley Adams, 10th Grade, Alto Kacie Bridwell, 9th Grade, Alto Craig Davenport, 10th Grade Bass Brittany Harris, 10th Grade Soprano Emily Mesa, 12th Grade, Alto Katie Rodriquez-Keklak, 10th Grade, Alto Ashley Smith, … Read More

National Honor Society for SPANISH

iEnhorabuena! 19 Friendswood High School students were inducted into the Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica (National Honor Society for Spanish) on Tuesday, April 24, at 6:00 pm at FHS. Inductees have performed at the highest levels in Pre-AP and AP Spanish. Inductees are: Sarah Carambat, Anna Grace Janney, Kayla Huhn, Brittany Harris, Anna McHenry, Shelby Abel, Tiffiny Sakahara, SHH Secretary Valerie Anderson, … Read More

Bonjour

Friendswood student heading to Normandy, France The Friendswood High School French Department is pleased to announce that Junior Regan Payne has been selected by Rotary International as one of their newest long-term youth exchange participants for the 2018-2019 academic year. Next year, Payne will put Senior year on hold to study abroad in Normandy, France.  While there, she will live … Read More

FHS’ Hunchback receives 10 awards at Tommy Tune

Friendswood High School Theatre Department received 10 Awards for the Theatre Under the Stars’ 15th Annual (TUTS) Tommy Tune Awards, which was held on April 17 at The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts in Houston. The Tommy Tune Awards recognizes and rewards excellence in the production of musical theatre by high school students and their teachers. After evaluating the 45 participating … Read More

NEW START TIMES

The FISD Board recently approved the new school start times for the 2018-2019 school year.  School beginning and ending times are influenced by various interconnected factors. The State law mandates that students be in school a minimum of 75,600 minutes each school year. Our district calendar start date of August 15 and end date of May 23 requires school days to have 428 minutes. … Read More

Latin students receive honors at contest

10 Friendswood High School Latin students attended both the Houston Area Junior Classical League Convention and, this past weekend, the State Junior Classical League Convention in Dallas. All students are awarded based on their level of Latin, except for the art categories, in which the students make various pieces of art inspired by the classical world. The following students placed at … Read More