FISD teachers honored by Region 4 as Teachers of the Year

Region 4 Teachers of the Year Dinner and Awards Ceremony, held August 2, 2017, honored two Friendswood ISD teachers for their outstanding service to education. Friendswood Junior High School’s Spanish teacher and Student Council Sponsor Kimberly Hall has devoted herself to helping teens navigate the turbulence of junior high years while helping them find a positive place in school. In … Read More

FRIENDSWOOD FFA Show Cattle Team member wins STATE & NATIONAL Titles

Gracie Kempken, a member of the Friendswood FFA Show Cattle Team, attended the 2017 Texas Junior Brangus Breeders Association State Show in Bryan, Texas in June. Gracie attended with her Black Brangus cow/calf pair to compete with other Brangus owners and breeders from all over the state. DK Miss Loretta 594C (aka Doodlebug) along with her bull calf, GK Freight … Read More

2017-2018 Medical Open Enrollment (employee)

August 1-18 Enrollment is open August 1st – 18th, everyone must go online and enroll. Whether you are enrolling in medical coverage or declining medical coverage, you need to go in the FFEnroll system and make your selections. This is the time to make any changes to your coverage, you will not be able to make any changes until next … Read More

TRS ActiveCare Plan Information

For those of you who were not able to make the TRS ActiveCare informational meeting last week, I am attaching the PowerPoint from that meeting.  It goes a little more in depth about the three plans offered, the differences between in-network vs. out-of-network charges and prescription benefits.  Please let me know if you need more information or have any questions.

Urgent Care Clinics – Did you know?

Did you know that with TRS ActiveCare there are in-network and out-of-network Urgent Care clinics?  It is always better to go in-network for your care to make sure that you are covered and not out-of-pocket more than necessary.  I searched on the TRS ActiveCare site for Urgent Care clinics with in 10 miles of Friendswood that are in-network.  I have … Read More

FISD announces changes to bus routes, school times

The start of school is right around the corner and FISD has several important changes to share.   Windsong Intermediate’s traffic pattern will change this school year. The change is necessary to speed up the bus pickup and drop off lines. The new route will also help to speed up dismissal at Windsong since all buses will be waiting for … Read More

School start is just around the corner

With the start of the 2017-2018 school year just around the corner, Friendswood ISD is preparing for students, old and new, to return. All schools will be in session starting August 16, 2017.  New to Friendswood ISD registration will be on August 2 at Friendswood High School from 10am-7pm. For more information on this new method of registration, go to … Read More

Local Student Graduates from Texas Boys State

Three students from Friendswood High School, Paul Birmingham, Jacob Vegas, and J.C. Mills attended American Legion Boys State, better known simply as Texas Boys State at the University of Texas in Austin this past week. Begun in 1935, Boys State is a unique program that educates future leaders about government, civics, and patriotism in a “learn by doing” environment. Each … Read More