FHS 9th grader flies to London

FHS 9th grader flies to London to behonored by Lymphoma Association Friendswood High School ninth grader Alex Rudd will miss a few classes this week but the reason is a good one. Rudd has been selected to receive one of this year’s Beacons of Hope Awards by the Lymphoma Association in the United Kingdom. He flew to England yesterday to … Read More

Foundation welcomes new staff in FISD

FISD Education Foundation hosts New FISD Employee Luncheon More than 70 new employees to Friendswood ISD were welcomed recently by the FISD Education Foundation at a New Employee Luncheon held at The Green Event Center in Friendswood. The new staff consisted of pre-k- twelfth grade teachers, paraprofessionals as aides, clerks and secretaries, and administrators. Mentors also attended with their new … Read More

Mustangs win in tennis over Knights 12-7

On Friday, September 6, the Clear Falls Knights traveled to Friendswood to compete in a varsity team tennis match. The Knights took the early lead with a 4-3 lead after the doubles portion of the matches. The Friendswood Mustangs roaredback to win the first 6 singles matches, and took the lead 9-4, before clinching the win with their 10th win … Read More

Community Education Fall Classes

FISD Community Education ispleased to announce a full slate of classes scheduled for fall, 2013.  Most classes are held on Tuesday orThursday nights at Friendswood High School. However, Youth and Adult Karate sessions start September 19, 6:30 pm and 7:30 pm respectively, at Bales Intermediate School.  There are also numerous online classes available for students who want to learn at … Read More

Foundation speaks at Cline

FISD Education Foundation Vice President Allan Rasmussen spoke to parents at the Cline PTO recently and shared with them information about the Foundation and its Adopt a Grant program. New grants will be posted Dec 1 for adopting. This year the FEF plans to go over the $1 million mark in giving to the FISD teachers in grants since 1999.

Superintendent Speaks at Cline

STAAR testing, End of course exams, holiday party safety and the campus technology initiative were just some of the topics presented to Cline Elementary PTO by Superintendent Trish Hanks recently.

National Writing Contest

Maddie Keefe, a FHS student who has low vision, placed 2nd in a national writing contest sponsored by the National Federation of the Blind. This contest was all about Braille, and all the entries were required to be submitted in Braille. Her short story is titled Somebody. Maddie is the daughter of Kelly Keefe of Friendswood.

Plan now for 5 pre-game dinners at FHS during Mustang football nights

Give your kitchen a rest on Fridays. Pre-game dinners will be available at every home game for the Varsity Mustangs in FISD. This Friday when the Mustangs play the Yellow Jackets of Alvin, the Freshman Class will be serving Italian fare catered by Ginaís in Friendswood. Dinner begins at 5 pm in the FHS cafeteria. Ticket price is $10 for … Read More

FHS Tennis

The FHS tennis season has begun. The Friendswood Mustangs kicked off their season with a loss to Clear Creek on Monday, August 19 by a score of 16-3. Winning matches for the team included the doubles tandem of Justin Vu (Sr) and Johnny Luu (Fr) who won a third set tiebreaker in boys #2 doubles. Johnny Luu repeated the trick … Read More