Local Trustee Participates in Leadership Program

Local Trustee Participates in Leadership Program (Austin) – Tony Hopkins, trustee from Friendswood ISD joined 34 other school board members from across Texas September 26-28 at the kickoff session of the Leadership TASB class of 2014. Selected by the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB), the group is participating in a yearlong education leadership study program. These trustees represent school … Read More

WOW / Spirit Girls

Week 6 Friendswood vs Texas City Wranglerette of the Week – Arden Prendergrast Spirit Girl – Annica Marcuccio

FIRST Rating

FISD Earns State’s Highest Fiscal Accountability Rating             Friendswood Independent School District officials announced that the district received a rating of  “Superior Achievement” under Texas’ Schools FIRST financial accountability rating system.  The Superior Achievement rating is the state’s highest, demonstrating the quality of FISD’s financial management and reporting system.             This is the eleventh year of Schools FIRST (Financial Accountability … Read More

To a Great VB Supporter, George Dorch

Recently, the Friendswood Volleyball Program paid a very special tribute to one of their greatest supporters, George Dorch. He was a man who could be seen and heard in the stands for the last 15 years. George never missed a game. He was not just a supporter of the volleyball program but other sports as well. George lost his hard … Read More

Saving More than 1 MILLION!

On behalf of Cenergistic, Leonard Merrell presented FISD with their savings award and display check at the Oct. 14 School Board meeting. Merrell is the former superintendent of Texas City ISD and Katy ISD.

Letter Jacket Time

Brittney Conway and Olley Garza received FHS letterman jackets this year after awards were earned through Special Olympics in track and bowling for Conway and track, bowling adn swimming for Garza. Teacher Kassie Pustejovsky was there to congratulate the two girls along with Board member Ralph Hobratschk who read them the certificates and Superintendent Trish Hanks who shared the great … Read More

Raise Your Hand Texas

  Greek food and public education were the two topics at lunch Thursday, Oct. 17 when representatives from Raise Your Hand Texas hosted a luncheon for interested citizens in the Friendswood ISD section of the city. Parents in the district, school board members, community members, school administrators, and representative from a State Representative attended to learn more about the organization … Read More

Homecoming 2013

October 11 was a night of royalty at Henry Winston Stadium when two FHS students were crowned with titles befitting a homecoming event. Homecoming Queen was Samantha Henry with Taylor King Football Sweetheart. They reigned one night but will go down in history (yearbook history) of having a reign of one special night during Homecoming 2013.

The Wranglerettes Team Up with St. Judes to help KICK CANCER

The FHS Wranglerettes will help to "KICK CANCER"  at the Annual St. Jude’s Give Thanks. Walk. November 23rd in Houston.  After attending the Give Thanks Walk Kick-Off party on October 2nd 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.  The Social Officers said, "We are proud to … Read More

FORENSICS at Dobie

Friendswood High School Forensics attended the Dobie High School Speech Tournament Oct. 5 and had its members place. The tournament ended with the following results: Maddie Warren and  Walton-Gray Martin won second place in the Novice Public Forum Debate. Melyssa Perez won first place  and Neha Durrani won fourth place in Novice Oration. Maddie Warren received third place and Walton-Gray … Read More