FJH Academic Meet

FJH 7th, 8thgraders bring home medals in 1 or more areas The University Interscholastic League (UIL) Academic meet at Friendswood Junior High provided another successstory for the yearbook with a large amount of FJH students winning a medal and/or placing.             Eighteens eventh graders placed in one or more events.             Marcela Martin placed first in Art and fourth in … Read More

31 medals given to FHS artists at VASE competition

The regional Visual Arts Scholastic Event awards artists for their talented works and FHS’ Kyle Dickens is advancing to the State competition which takes place in April.             Two first place medals were given to the following FHS artists: Daria Baranova, Sara Evans, Rachel Jensen, Emily Rives, Susannah Smith, Brenna Swietonioski, Hannah Tamplain.             First place medals were given to … Read More

~9 FISD teams compete in Destination Imagination; 1 advances to State

Nine Friendswood ISD teams participated in Destination Imagination and one team from Westwood Bales is advancing to State competition. ~~~~ At the tournament that set state qualifiers at Cy-Ranch High School February 15 , the WWB Survivor Divers came in first place in their challenge. This qualified them for State in April in Pflugerville. ~~~~ The team had to research … Read More

FHS Choir has 84 participate in UIL Solo, Ensemble

Friendswood High School has 84 participate in the UIL Solo and Ensemble contest held at Angleton HS on Saturday, Feb. 22. Two ensembles also performed for ratings on Saturday. The following students earned a Division One-Superior rating for a Class One solo: Shelby Allison, Gina Baker, Addie Boggs, Alyssa Brandenberger, Marissa Froneberger, Meranda Goodwin, Helena Haas, Ashleigh Hartman, Alex Henderson, … Read More

Wranglerettes named Grand Champions at Crowd Pleasers Regionals

After the Wranglerettes finished competing at Crowd Pleasers Regional Competition in Baytown at Goose Creek Memorial High School, they walked away with several top awards including Overall Grand Champion Officers and Team and the Highest Scoring Dance of the Day for their Team Jazz. Additional results are are follows: Kate Dannemiller and Zozzie Lucas won Junior Solo Finalist. Katelyn Begnaud … Read More

FFA host first annual cookoff

Success at the first FFA sponsored Chili/Gumbo/Dessert cookoff means the fun event will become an annual one each Spring at FHS, according to sponsor Laura Vail. The three category cookoff brought out adult and youth competitors recently when held onsite at FHS in the parking lot. Barbecue was also sold that day provided by the Lighthouse Cooking Team. Celebrity judges … Read More


The following students at Friendswood High School were selected by their teachers for showing the Character Trait of the Month: Trustworthiness. The students were invited to a breakfast held in their honor and each received a tee shirt with the character trait on it: Matthew Mohr, Darby Blodgett, Caroline Collins, Devon Jones, Kayla Wooten, Addison Cobb, Ruben Gonzales, Eyad Youssef, … Read More

FHS’ Math Department wins Chili Cookoff celebrating CTE month

To celebrate Career Technology Education (CTE) month at Friendswood High School, a Friendswood High School Department Chili Cook-Off that was hosted by CTE under the direction of Executive Director Debbie Woodson. Each department cooked two pots of chili. Tables were decorated around each entryís theme and name and set up in the Culinary Arts kitchen. Judges included Deputy Superintendent Thad … Read More

Friendswood ISD receives 15 TSPRA Communications Awards

The Communications Department at Friendswood ISD received 15 Texas School Public Relations Association awards including two Best of Category Gold Medals, five Gold Stars awards, three Silver Stars awards and four Bronze Star awards for excellence in school communications. The awards were announced at the Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA) Star Awards Celebration on February 19, 2014 during the … Read More