FJH competitive cheer squad won first place at the National Cheerleader Association Lone Star Classic competition at Reliant Arena November 9-10. This is the first year for the FJH cheerleaders to form a competitive squad. The team of 20 won in the junior high large novice division. The competitive squad consists of the following members: Abigail Barrone, Camryn Bish, Sarah … Read More
Community Shower to be held for new FISD Transition Center Legends of Friendswood to host event, donate $15,000 The Legends of Friendswood Organization is hosting Thanks for Giving, a community shower for the innovative new Friendswood Independent School District’s Special Education Vocational and Daily Living Skills Transition Center Wednesday, November 13, 5 to8 pm, at the FISD Annex Training Center, 402 Laurel Drive. Tours of … Read More
Joshua Ulrich is an 8th grade at Friendswood Junior High and was selected into the Duke Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) . He got to participate in taking his SAT last year at Pearland High School thought this program to see where is would place. He did very well considering he was a 7th grader at the time. Ulrich was … Read More
Student Council at Westwood-Bales is an active group who strives to put community first. Council representatives from each third, fourth and fifth grade classes along with Council officers attended the TEPSA Student Council workshop in Seabrook recently. Officers include President Kate Meador, Vice President Lily Hall, Secretary Megan Dodson and Treasurer/Historian Zoe Sellers. They learned about leadership and how to … Read More
The FHS Chemistry Department participated in a Veteran’s Day project Nov. 11 and created a mural to honor veterans students and teachers know. The mural is in the upstairs math/science hallway outside room 2004. “It has been an awesome experience so far and each day the mural ‘grows,’” chemistry teacher Andrea Davidson said.
The undefeated Friendswood Mustangs 7th grade B team took home the District Championship on Tuesday November 5 with a 30-0shutout win against the LaPorte Bull Pups. Led by coaches Corey Dalton, MarkMcKeever and Matt Veariel, the Mustangs finished their season with 6 shut-outwins, only allowing three touchdowns during the entire season. The championship game got off to a quick start … Read More
The WW-Bales Robotics team is preparing for the Texas Computer Educators Association (TCEA) Robotics Arena Competiton. The title of this year’s challenge is “Rubble Trouble” and is based on urban search and rescue. Students work in teams of three to build and program their robot to complete six tasks within the challenge. Competition is Dec. 14.
Fourth grade students in Piper German’s classes at Westwood Bales enjoyed "experiencing" life on the Texas frontier recently as part of a grant funded by the Pete Dever family of Friendswood. In FISD, the Adopt a Grant program enables the community to help teachers get items, programs or equipment they need that cannot be funded out of district/campus budgets. The … Read More
The Friendswood High School Wranglerettes will help to KICK CANCER at the Annual St. Jude’s Give Thanks. Walk.November 23 in Houston. After attending the Give Thanks Walk Kick-Off party on October 2 at BBVA Compass Plaza, the Wranglerette’s director, Ashley Marmaro,the Social Officers, and volunteer, Lisa Prendergrast, were encouraged to help this year’s event. “We are proud to help because we GIVE THANKS that … Read More
Friendswood Forensics had another great meet recently at Atascocita High School. Coach is Cheryl Ryne. Dylan Dickens received first place in Foreign Extemp and first place in Congressional Debate. Kevin Hodge and Daira Brayley received first place in Policy Debate. Hodge also received third place in Policy DebateSpeaker. Drew Faxel–5th place Congressional Debate and 6th place Domestic Extemp Cassie Pierce was … Read More