17 FHS Band students make All-State Band

At Friendswood High School,17 students were accepted into All-State Band after 32 students auditioned in the Texas Music Education Association (TMEA) Area F All-State Band Auditionsheld at Seven Lakes High School. The All-State Band students will perform with the All-State Band at the TMEA Annual Convention, Feb. 12-15,in San Antonio. “This is more than any other school in our area … Read More

2 FJH Robotics Teams advance to State competition in April

Five Friendswood Junior High robotics teams completed in a Texas Computer Education Association Region IV robotics meet at Fairmont Junior High in Deer Park ISD recently. Two of the FJH teams are advancing to State competition in Deer Park April 12. The competition was divided into Arena Competition and Inventions. In the Arena Competition: Vishal Bhongir, Brandon Delafuente, and Adam … Read More

Wranglerettes raise $13,597.20 

FHS Wranglerettes raise $13,597.20 for St. Judes, Named top fundraising team, best shirt design The Wranglerettes at Friendswood High School were surprised to see a representative from St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital in the audienceat one of their major competitions recently. The representative watched three hours of performances and then had more good news to give them. Not only were the … Read More

Wranglerettes raise $13,597.20 

FHS Wranglerettes raise $13,597.20 for St. Judes, Named top fundraising team, best shirt design The Wranglerettes at Friendswood High School were surprised to see a representative from St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital in the audienceat one of their major competitions recently. The representative watched threehours of performances and then had more good news to give them.             Notonly were the FHS … Read More

FJH HOST SCIENCE FAIR

The annual Friendswood Junior High Science Fair was held recently, ending with the awards ceremony that night. Megan Marshall, 8th Grade Pre AP Science teacher served as the Science Fair Coordinator. In Physics, Jared Janak (8th grade) placed first with Robert Chuok (7) in second, Sarah McCullough (8) tied for third place with Hunter Hall (8). In Engineering, Rhianna Spong (7) won … Read More

New FISD Transition Center provides learning area for various skills

Repurposing a building in a school district can save much money, use available areas  and solve a problem at the same time. In Friendswood ISD a unique building has been transformed into the newinnovative Vocational and Daily Living Skills Transition Center for SpecialEducation students.             The building is known as the former Friendswood Junior High “round building.” Builtin 1965 by … Read More

Holiday Mustang Splash Swimming and Diving Invitational

Holiday Mustang Splash Swimming and Diving Invitational On December 13 and 14, 2013 the Friendswood High SchoolSwimming and Diving teams hosted their annual Mustang Holiday SplashInvitational.  Duringthe swimming competition the pool record for the boy’s 100 yard breaststroke wasbroken by Zack Zalud of Deer Park (1:01.10). Seven teams in all competed and the competition wasextremely tough with 3 District Championship … Read More

TMEA District and Region Band Auditions

Last week, the Friendwood High School band participated in the TMEA District and Region Band Auditions. There are 4A and 5A schools that send students to audition in the region. At this auditions, students were selected to perform in the All-Region Band next January. Also, selected were the students who advance on to Area Auditions in January to audition for … Read More