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

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ROCKED it-Texas Science and Engineering Fair

Five students from Friendswood High School participated in the Exxon Mobil Texas Science and Engineering Fair in San Antonio, TX on March 24, 2018. A total of 978 high school science fair projects competed in 22 different categories at the state fair. The students were Jigrat Chahal, Troy Dutton, Mike Hermes, Anushka Jetly, and Aly Knowles.  Anushka Jetly received a 1st place award for Detection of Ear … Read More

Hopkins Elected to TASB Board

Tony Hopkins of Friendswood ISD has joined the TASB Board to fill the interim position in Region 4, position C. He has served on the local school board for more 10 years. A leadership TASB graduate and master trustee, Hopkins is a member of the Gulf Coast Area Association of School Boards and active in the TASB grassroots process. He … Read More

Music For All

The Friendswood High School Percussion Ensemble auditioned for and was chosen to perform in Music For All. The 2018 National Festival was held in Indianapolis on March 12th. This Festival hosts some of the top ensembles. This award-winning group is directed by Julio Sanchez.

FHS’ Hunchback of Notre Dame receives 15 award nominations

Friendswood High School Theatre Department received 15 nominations for the Theatre Under the Stars’ (TUTS) 16th annual Tommy Tune Awards, which will be held on April 17 at 7:30 p.m. at The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts in Houston. The Tommy Tune Awards recognize and reward excellence in the production of musical theatre by high school students and their … Read More

Student Choice and The American Dream

Juniors enrolled in Melissa Stephenson and Corey Truman’s hybrid US History and English III class have created innovative products to represent The American Dream on a personal or national level. The project began organically. Stephenson and Truman knew they wanted to connect The American Dream tenet of the junior curriculum to immigration patterns, but the students wanted to take it … Read More

A Modest Proposal: Satirical Solutions to Real Problems

Senioritis. It is that time of year where students in all grade levels are anxious for warmer temperatures and sunny days. Typically seniors are starting to wind down their year, but that is not the case at Friendswood High School. English IV students have been gearing up to complete a final project as a culmination of all the skills they … Read More

A Message from Superintendent Roher

February 15, 2018 We are all heartbroken over the recent events in Florida.  All of us immediately question the possibility of a brutal attack like this in our community.  I want you to know Friendswood ISD takes the safety and security of our staff and children very seriously. There is not one single action or procedure that provides safety.  In … Read More