FHS Wranglerettes Announce 2013-2014 Officers

Wranglerette 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

FHS Color Guard

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

Cline Pony Outpost

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

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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

Culinary arts completes successful year with Café Blue

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Café Blue has been very successful this year at Friendswood High School. When open, Cafe Blue would get about 50 orders at a time.  The on campus ‘diner’ is run by the Culinary Arts group under the direction of teacher Melissa Schwartz. “I have eight girls and they work really hard when we do Cafe Blue. I put out an … Read More

FISD wins 28 medals, 7 ribbons at Special Olympics

The Friendswood Special Olympics Team competed in the Area 22 Special Olympics Athletics Track and Field Tournament on Saturday, May 4, 2013. The tournament was at Clear Creek High School in League City. There were 24 schools in the competition.  Athletes from Westwood, Windsong, Friendswood Jr. High, and Friendswood High School were in the competition. The results were as follows: … Read More

Eight compete, eight place at Texas State Solo & Ensemble

Texas State Solo & Ensemble

Eight FHS Choir students participated in the Texas State Solo and Ensemble Contest held at the University of Texas-Austin on Monday, May 27. Two earnied a Division One-Gold Medal. Vinnie Mahal, senior, won a gold medal, his third in three consecutive years. Shelby Allison, sophomore, won a gold medal. Mahal has been named Oustanding Soloist for the past two years … Read More

Westwood-Bales student places second in Children’s Museum contest

The Young Inventors’ Showcase of Houston encourages the budding inventor in every child by providing a platform for children to share and celebrate their invention ideas. SEARCH students at Westwood Bales campus participated in the 2013 Young Inventors’ Showcase and Kate Meador placed second in the fourth grade group with her Magnafinder invention. Four fourth grade students represented Westwood-Bales. They … Read More

FHS places third at State UIL, brings home many individual, team awards

Friendswood High School won third place in points following the state UIL Academic Meet held in Austin recently. Points are accrued from winning contests by individuals and/or teams. In events, Nathan Hobley placed fourth in Computer Science with the CS Team taking second place. Team members include Hobley, Chris Neagu, Tyler Huning and Thomas Chenette. Coach is Annette Walter. In … Read More