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

Cousins at Cline

bench at Cline

Three cousins sitting on a bench at Cline Elementary waiting for the bell to ring. This is the first year all 3 have been together. Kailee Dibble, kindergartener, sits on the left with cousins Lauren and Tyler Daugherty. Kailee is the daughter of Bethany and Daren Dibble while Tyler and Lauren are the children of Charles and Stacy Daugherty, all … Read More

FHS Freshman class plans fundraisers for the year

Freshman shirts for sale

The Class of 2017 has severalupcoming fundraisers to help raise money for the Prom and other classfunctions.  Each year the studentsmust raise an average of $12,000 as they prepare for their senior year. The Freshmen Class Officersare Morgan Evans, President; Elaina Roher, Vice President; Cade Roenne,Treasurer; and Catherine Evans, Secretary. Their primary responsibilityis to work with all class members to … Read More

Drama students welcome 54 new to department with Meet & Greet


The Friendswood High SchoolDrama Department welcomed 54 new students to FHS Theatre Department August 22.Thespian Troup 1084 International Thespian Officers held an informational meetand greet for the new students in the drama area of the high school. Students learned about thetraditions of FHS theatre and met drama teacher/sponsor/director Kathy Powdrellas well as the officers. Those attending alsolearned about auditioning, technical … Read More

FHS to offer football parking shuttles

bus stop

Friendswood High School will be offering shuttle parking to eachone of the FHS home football games. The shuttle parking will be at Westwood – Bales at 506 W. Edgewood for every home game.  This location provides the most localridership and also has the most parking. During the games with larger attendance,  parking will also be available at Windsong Intermediate at. Shuttles begin … Read More

Two weeks needed to regulate Fall bus routes

bus image

To provide bus transportation for students efficiently, the FISD Transportation Department requests parents allow two weeks of school to be underway to get routes settled, new routes to become routine and new stops to be fine tuned. The two week period provides time for bus drivers to determine which students and which locations will want bus transportation. To do this, … Read More

thanks to the YMCA

YMCA donation

Coppinger YMCA in Pearland supplied FISD with 100-plus backpacks filled with school supplies to give to students with supply needs. YMCA reps Mark Bordelon, Roxie Patton and Tonni Vale delivered the backpacks to the Administration building where counselors from FISD schools stopped by to pick up what their campus needed. Thanks, YMCA! What a great partner in education!