FHS senior Courtney Pray has been selected as a member of the ninth class of Mirabeau Scholars at Lamar University and has been offered a Mirabeau Scholarship for the fall of 2014. The Mirabeau Scholarship is one of the most prestigious and valuable academic scharships offered by Lamar University and only those students who have distinguished themselves academically as well … Read More
9 New District Records Set at the District 23-4A Swimmingand Diving Championship Meet During the Diving portion of the District Meet, Rachel Wright set a new District Record for the Girls 1 Meter Diving by earning atotal of 315.05 points for her 11 dives performed. During the Swimming portion of the District Meet, 8 new District records … Read More
Friendswood Wins District 23-4A Swimming and Diving Championship Meet 7 New Pool Records Set 1 New Mustang Record Set The District 23-4A swimming and diving championship meet was held on January 30 andFebruary 1 with the following teams participating: Barbers Hill, Friendswood,Galena Park, Galveston Ball, Glenda Dawson and Texas City. Friendswood’s Lady Mustangs won the meet with a total of … Read More
When adults reminisce about high school times, they rarely remember homework as one of the more fun experiences. Yet, as parents now, they understand why practice helps the fundamentals plant themselves in student brains. Wouldnít it have been helpful to have the teacher there when the homework was being done, to help, assist, and monitor if students understood the procedures … Read More
Karen Hillier is an iCoach as well as an English teacher at Friendswood High School. Her classroom is not like any FHS has had in the past. It is a new concept and one that Hillier finds fitting for 21st century schools. She calls her new arrangement a collaborative learning environment. The discovery of the classroom set up is actually … Read More
Anyone who ever met Neal McClaugherty remembers him. The FHS Class of 2005 graduate was a Manager for the Girls Basketball team and recipient of the class “Hero Award.” A quadriplegic with cerebral palsy since birth, Neal attended class in a wheelchair, had an electronic “talker” as his voice and, “There were so many people that helped him along,” said … Read More
Friendswood High School girls soccer coach Laura Peter received her 300th career win on Thursday, Jan. 23rd. The Lady Mustangs beat Magnolia (who represented our region at state last year), 1-0, at the Brazos Valley Cup in Bryan. The team fought through 30 something degree temperatures, wind and rain to get this extra special win for Coach Peter.
John Gruener stops by Jennifer Quigley’sfirst-grade class at Westwood Bales to talk about geology and geography. Gruener works on the Mars Project at NASA and his wife, Barbara is a counselor at Westwood Bales.
FJH Student Council do litter pickup around campus as community clean up project.
Celebration of Excellence: Rodeo Art winners announced Rodeo Art competition was held this year at FHS and the following winners were announced. From Friendswood High School, Emily Rives won Best of Show for the second consecutive year. Gold medals were presented to Ashley Hayden and Vivki Vasquez and a Special Merit Award was given to Emily Dundee. Friendswood Junior High winners … Read More