Dr. K would have been proud!

  To Cast, Crew, Pit Band, & Volunteers of the FHS Production, 42nd Street The 46th musical to be presented at Friendswood High School  was dedicated to the woman who started the whole program in 1969 and students involved made it a production in her memory. Myrlene Kennedy, Ph.D. or Dr. K as she was affectionately known, was the founder … Read More


The Friendswood Choir Department continued the tradition of excellence at the UIL competition held at Clear Springs High School on March 5 & 6. The Concert Choir received a superior rating on stage. The Mustang and Chamber Choirs received the top score available from all 6 judges, affectionately know as “straight 1’s”, granting them a sweepstakes rating. It is the … Read More

FHS senior named semifinalist in 73rd annual Science Talent Search

Roma Pradhan, FHS senior, has beennamed 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. Each Intel STS semifinalist will be awarded $1000. In … Read More

Natatorium offers Physics students a chance ‘to float their boats’

Not often does anyone at the FISD Natatorium see boats embarking on pool waters but that was exactly what was happening Monday, March 3 when Physics teacher Don McGowan  had his students test the Archimedes’ Principle. This was the first Physics cardboard boat races at the Natatorium. Alexandra Bahadori and McGowan’s classes were trying out a project. The group assignment … Read More


To celebrate Career Technology Education (CTE) month at Friendswood High School, aFriendswood High School Department Chili Cook-Off that was hosted by CTE underthe direction of Executive Director Debbie Woodson.             Eachdepartment cooked two pots of chili. Tables were decorated around each entry’stheme and name and set up in the Culinary Arts kitchen. Judgesincluded Deputy Superintendent Thad Roher, Assistant Superintendent LynnHobratschk, … Read More

FJH presented Bocon!

FJH One Act, Bocon!, receives first runner-up at UIL contest Friendswood Junior High Theatre Arts Department presented BOCON! by Lisa Loomer as this yearís UIL One Act Play for the One Act contest at FJH Feb. 22, 2014. FJH competed with six other junior high schools at the FISD campus. FJH was awarded First Runner-Up and received a UIL Silver … Read More

Color Guard Success

3 Color Guard teams have success as they face only two more contests Success has been the results of each endeavor by the three competitive Color Guard squads. At a ~Dawson High School contest, FHS Varsity Color Guard placed first in World Division. JV Color Guard placed second in Scholastic JV Division and the FJH Color Guard placed first in … Read More

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