4 Female Calf Scramblers

During the last day of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, Friendswood FFA was well represented during the calf scramble. Friendswood High School had four girls entered. Bailey Beken, Blair Allen, Courtney Smith and Shelby Smith all attempted to catch a calf so they could win a scholarship to purchase a calf to show next year. FHS had three out … Read More

FJH Color Guard

  Friendswood Junior High Color Guard team was awarded the Bronze Medal at last weekend’s TCGC (Texas Color Guard Circuit) Championship Show at Morton Ranch High School. “The girls performed beautifully – leaving the crowd breathless,” Director Ron Barnett  said.  “We are so proud of their accomplishment.  This was the first competition season for all but one of our team … Read More

FHS Academic Decathlon Team Members Qualify for Nationals in Hawaii


The Friendswood Academic Decathlon team has qualified six of its team members to compete in the national competition in Hawaii, the week of April 21-28. This is the first time that Friendswood HS has qualified individual students to compete at a national competition. Friendswood High School must find sponsors to support these state champions.  The school district did not budget the … Read More

FFA Students at Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

We had an amazing week at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo this past week!!  We took 13 students and Heifers to the show and what an amazing job these students did!  Houston has a contest for all FFA and 4-H clubs called Good Herdsman.  It is for the clubs that keep their stall area and Cattle well kept and … Read More

FJH in1960

  Teacher, Autumn Bockart and her son, Hudson, performed as Sonny and Cher at her annual Sixties talent show, culminating the end of a history unit on the 1960s. Music had a big impact on life in the decade and changed many areas of the status quo. Imagine this group of FJH as The Beach Boys following their presentation of … Read More

FHS senior named semifinalist in 73rd annual Science Talent Search

Roma Pradhan, FHS senior, has been named a semifinalist of the 73rd annual Science Talent Search. Friendswood High School is one of 185 across the US from which one or more Intel STS semifinalists were named this year. This is a proud reflection on FHS and its educators who support dedicated young researchers. EachIntel STS semifinalist will be awarded $1000. … Read More

NYC and the FHS Choir

FHS Choir students recently took their spring break trip to NewYork City. Some of the highlights of the trip included: attendance at threeBroadway musicals:  Aladdin,Matilda, and Newsies; participation in a Disney Broadway workshop; tour of Radio City MusicHall; Top of the Rock (observation deck of Rockefeller Plaza); Statue of Liberty and EllisIsland tour and tour of New York City and … Read More

FFA Winner Announced

FFA member Nick Peden (with the help of Bryce Giles showing the baby calf) won his class and the division of his breed this weekend, This is one of the largest livestock shows where a student can compete.

FHS Theatre Department receives 6 Tommy Tune nominations

The 2014Tommy Tune Award nominations were announced recently and Friendswood HighSchool received the following nominations for their production of 42nd Street: Best Direction- Kathy Powdrell; Best Choreography – Ashley Marmaro; Best Musical Direction- Janwin Overstreet-Goode; Best Orchestra- Julio Sanchez; Best ScenicDesign; and Best Ensemble/Chorus. The TommyTune Awards will be presented on Wednesday, April 16, at the Hobby Center for the … Read More

Raffle Winner Announced

Pearland family wins Friendswood ISD Education Foundation Raffle   A family in Pearland is all smiles as they plan weekends with their new Kawasaki 4×4 vehicle they won from theFriendswood ISD Education Foundation raffle. Diane Leaverton was the name drawnat the Moonlight Masquerade gala Feb. 15 at The Houstonian. The winning ticket of Leaverton’s was sold to her by Sky … Read More