Spring Show!

The Friendswood Wranglerette Spring Show, “A Wranglerette Story: Celebrating 45 Years of Tradition and Excellence” will be held April 27 and 28 at 7:00 p.m. and April 29 at 2:00 p.m. in the Myrlene Kennedy Auditorium. Tickets cost $10 and are being sold by all Wranglerettes or will be sold at the door.  There will be a silent auction that will open to the public on April … Read More

Chalk Walk Public Art Show

You are invited to watch artists in action on Mother’s Day weekend, Saturday, May 12 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. as they create sidewalk masterpieces using pastels and creativity to bring designs to life. Friendswood’s fourth annual Chalk Walk involves student and adult artists sponsored by friends, family and local businesses who purchase 3ft. by 3ft. squares (for $100) … Read More

S.T.E.A.M.

Friendswood ISD’s, Cline Elementary held their inaugural Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) Day Friday, April 13. “STEAM Day is a trans-disciplinary approach,” said Barry Clifford, principal of Cline Elementary. “Our goal is to provide the context for students to explore, create, and ‘connect the dots’ in a creative way.” 900 students and over 50 teachers partnered with local … Read More

FALCO and “Prism Skyline”

Friendswood High School senior Julian Falco is turning heads with his composition skills. His newest orchestra piece, “Prism Skyline”, was chosen to be performed by the Austin Symphony Orchestra in June 2018. In being selected he wins a $500 prize. Falco’s piece was one of eight to be selected out of 25 submitted in the 8th Annual Sarah and Ernest Butler … Read More

Genius Hour Showcased talented students

200 Gifted and Talented students in grades 1st – 5th participated in a Genius Hour Showcase in the cafeteria of Friendswood Junior High. Genius Hour is a movement started in the business industry, also known as the 20% Movement and Passion Project. The idea is 20% of our ‘work’ day should be spent learning something that is of interest to … Read More

FHS Theatre set to perform at International Festival

Friendswood High School Theatre received a coveted invitation to perform at the Edinburgh International Fringe Festival in the summer of 2019, the world’s largest and most prestigious arts festival. “The FHS Theatre program as our Fine Arts program reflects our mission to train students to the highest educational standards, said Katherine Powdrell Director of FHS Theatre Program.  “After so many … Read More

FHS Junior awarded scholarship to study abroad in Spain

Sara Mabe, Junior at Friendswood High School is one of 24 students who has been awarded the National Spanish Exam Junior Scholarship to Study Abroad this summer in Spain. Mabe is the first student from FHS to receive this scholarship. “Mabe is one of those students who seems to absorb the language as if through osmosis,” said Lola Hervada, AP … Read More