BPA Club at FHS wins medals at regional competition

Business Professionals of America held its regional competition at Alvin Community College recently. The FHS chapter competed and brought home several medals. Of the medalists, 12 qualified for State and will compete in March. Shanika Silva won first place in Prepared Speech. The Parliamentary Procedure Team also won first place. The team consists of Dylan Dickens, Kyle Dickens, Kevin Hodge, … Read More

District 24AAAA Debate Champions

Daira Brayley and Kevin Hodgen are the District 24AAAA Debate Champions. Daira & Kevin worked very hard all year to accomplish this goal. They did not lose a single ballot through five rounds of tough competition. They also had perfect speaker points from every judge. This is a highly unusual accomplishment. They will be advancing to the UIL State CX … Read More

FJH Color Guard

FJH Color Guard places second at contest Friendswood Junior High Color Guard team brought home second place from the Dawson High School contest January 25. They were one of four teams competing at the Cadet level. This was the first time performing for most of the team, according to Coach Donna Barnett. “We are so proud of their accomplishment and … Read More

2 FHS Color Guard

2 FHS Color Guard teams place at contest at Dawson HS Two Friendswood High School Color Guard teams had success competing at the Dawson High School Contest Jan. 25. The JV team brought home second place competing in the Scholastic JV division. JV Color Guard Team members include: Brianna Bordelon, Angela Goddard, Bailey Harris, Courtney Huning, Shelby Jones, Aleah Thomas, … Read More

FHS AD team – highest 4A score in state

Friendswood High School Academic Decathlon team brought home first place at their regional competition this weekend at Pasadena High School. The team posted the highest 4A score in the state and will be heading to San Antonio to the state competition the week of February 17. The team members are  Derek Janak, Julia Lu, Roma Pradhan, Chase Ehrig, Daniel Miniot, Ramiro … Read More

HB5-Future FISD students will declare “majors”

This fallís incoming 9th graders at Friendswood High School will not only be “the Class of 2018,” but also the first to be using new graduation requirements passed in the last session of the Texas legislature. House Bill 5 allows high school students to participate in process similar to declaring a major, which the legislators called “endorsements.” The new process … Read More

BPA Club at FHS wins medals at regional competition

Business Professionals of America held its regional competition at Alvin Community College recently. The FHS chapter competed and brought home several medals. Of the medalists, 12 qualified for State and will compete in March. Shanika Silva won first place in Prepared Speech. The Parliamentary Procedure Team also won first place. The team consists of Dylan Dickens, Kyle Dickens, Kevin Hodge, … Read More

All State Choir

Congratulations to four FHS Choir students who successfully auditioned for membership in the Texas All-State Choirs on Saturday, Jan. 11. The auditions were held at Deer Park High School and included both singing and sight-reading components. Junior Shelby Allison will be in the All-State Mixed Choir; Shelby is a 2-year All-State member.  Junior Nattie Wroblewski was selected for the All-State Women’s … Read More

5 FYFA Scholarships

5 FHS athletes receive FYFA scholarships Five $1000 scholarships werepresented recently to one cheerleader and four football players by theFriendswood Youth Football Association. President Butch Brazzel presented the checks to the students in the Walter Wilson Fieldhouse at Friendswood HighSchool. The student athletes were chosen for displaying good teamwork, great discipline, and a positive attitude each day to their coaches … Read More

FHS Engineering talks to Space

Students from Friendswood High School’s Introduction to Engineering Design class spoke live with Col. Mike Hopkins aboard the International Space Station (ISS) on Tues, Jan 14, 2014. Studentswere allowed to ask Col. Hopkins a variety of questions and see and hear his answers and demonstrations.  Questions varied from the taste of the food, to orbital mechanics, to radiation protection. Col. … Read More