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
The Friendswood Fire Department came to FHS to teach all of the Culinary Arts students fire safety. The students were able to listen to the firefighters talk about the different classes of fires and the different types of fire extinguisher. The firefighters also set up a controlled fire and the students got to use a fire extinguisher to put it … Read More
Friendswood High School freshman band students went to the TMEA Region 17 Freshman Region Band auditions at Alvin High School. Band Director Greg Dick was happy to report 17 freshmen made the Freshman Region Band. The freshmen included Grace Cruse – 8th chair flute; Caroline Donavan – 2nd chair oboe; Andrew Morgan – 1st chair bass clarinet; Amanda Froneberger – … Read More
Friendswood Frame & Gallery owner Luis Briones presented Friendswood ISD President Chris Sellers with a check for $2600 after a successful Holiday Open House held recently at the store. Briones had pledged 20 percent of all sales would be given to the 501 (c ) (3) that supports FISD.