FISD staff active on boards, organizations, programs of choice

Friendswood ISD has just completed a successful school year and many faculty and staff join students in having a restful, relaxing summer. For others on staff, they actually are part of other important groups and organizations that rely on their expertise during the fall and spring as well as the summer months. Friendswood Junior High teacher Mary Marrow teaches math … Read More

A Gift to Theatre Arts

A gift of $3,000 was given to the Friendswood High School Theatre Department for lighting in memory of an alumnus, Jeff Howison,  by his wife Michelle Howison and her daughter Kelsie. She is joined by Associate Principal Diane Myers, Principal Mark Griffon, Assistant Superintendant Myrlene Kennedy, and drama student Brian Ciancillo.


Cline 3rd grade, under the leadership of Margy Price, welcomed special guests to their morning assembly. Representatives fromH.O.M.E. (Helping Our Military Endure) participated in a brief ceremony of the presentation of colors by the Boy Scouts and singing of the national anthem.The guests talked about the mission of H.O.M.E., which is to collect items such as: toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, combs, … Read More

2013 Young Inventors' Showcase

SEARCH students at Westwood Bales and Windsong campus participated in the 2013 Young Inventors’ Showcase. From designing computer games or robots to cake decorating, knitting, photography, painting, singing and dance, the Gifted and Talented fifth grade students at Westwood Bales and Windsong provided an evening of entertainment for parents recently. Kate Meador placed second in the fourth grade group with … Read More

FHS Wranglerettes Announce 2013-2014 Officers

Congratulations to the 2013-2014 FHS Wranglerette Officers. The new dance officers are Grand Marshal Rebecca Burke, Marshal Katelyn Begnaud, Sheriff Sydney Armstrong, and Deputies Madison Brown and Melissa Crowder. The new social officers are President Kelly Ratcliff, Vice President Samantha Nobles, Treasurer Sarah McAdams, Secretary Kayti Stanley, and Historians Audrey McKee and Cassidy Weeks.

FHS Color Guard Honored by School Board

Color Guard: Members of both Varsity and JV Color Guard at Friendswood High School were honored at the June Meeting of the FISD School Board and given a Celebration of Excellence award for their successful seasons. Both teams were State Champions and Varsity was also runner up in International competition. Board member Matt Robinson presented the girls their award. Their … Read More

Cline third graders show their support for the community

The Pony Outpost Store at Cline Elementary hit a milestone this year. To date in the past six years, the donations to the Ronald McDonald House (from the outpost profits) have totaled more than $15,000! The on-campus store offers products made by classmates and is part of a unit on a business management, working with money, and owning/running a business. … Read More

Westwood Dad Teaches Students About Planes

Israel Garza, father of Westwood Bales first grader, Marc Garza, spent a day teaching Margaret Limmer’s 1st grade students about planes, rockets, and how they fly during their SPACE DAY activities recently. He did several science experiments with the children that helped them to understand why airplanes fly. He had the kids make airplanes and then organized a flying contest … Read More

FHS VANS contest advances in NYC

For all the citizens in town and friends from out of town who VOTED FOR FHS TO WIN THE VANS contest,….they won the first level! FHS is one of the five schools that made it to the finals (as determined by online voting) and representatives will travel to New York City from June 10 – 13. Each school will be … Read More