Detailed information parents of Friendswood ISD students need to know.
Documents Required If New to FISD:
• Original State Birth Certificate (NO hospital certificate)
• Child’s Social Security Card
• Previous Report Card (does not apply to Kindergarten or ECP students)
• Driver License of Parents/Guardians
• Immunization Records
• Proof of Residency
Utility bill (showing legal guardian name, service address and the current date, either electric, water, or gas bill) AND lease contract or closing papers. If residing with relatives or other persons having a legal residence in FISD you must have paperwork notarized.
If you are building in FISD, you must acquire the proper documentation from our administration office to show proof of residency.
To review local policy concerning residency: FDA Policy
Skyward Family Access
FISD provides an online student enrollment / information site. Skyward Family Access, a secure internet-based website that will allow you to easily keep track of your student(s) progress. Among other things, this service will allow you to view your student’s attendance, grades, schedule, progress, and assignments. In addition, Skyward Family Access will be used to pay student fees online. Family Access is a free service and will be available to all parents and guardians with children enrolled in the district.
Students must be up-to-date on all required immunizations. Parents or guardians must bring their children’s’ immunization record at the time of registration.
State of Texas Vaccine Requirements
FISD Health Services Department
Texas Department of State Health Services
FISD provides free transportation to students residing in Friendswood ISD. Busses are available for transportation to & from the designated bus stop or licensed child care facility. The Route Locater is provided for you to find your bus routes. Use your home address to see your closest bus stop.
Each school has individual supply request. Supplies are listed here.
Each school has its own method for notifying students of class schedules and teacher assignments. There are generally times and dates scheduled for students and parents to go receive information and meet teachers before the school year begins. Look for open house notices on your campus website or the district event calendar. You may also contact your school for more information.
Times and Events
Each campus may differ slightly on start and end times. Please check with your campus or on the campus website. Our staggered times allow the district to reduce buses and drivers. Bell schedules are provided for FJH and FHS.
The District calendar is on the website with upcoming events and testing dates.
The Food Service Department provides meals with monthly menus posted. Lunches may be purchased with cash or check at the cafeteria. We encourage parents to use mySchoolBucks, as it reduces the time required for the department to process checks and cash into student accounts. Parents will be able to access student accounts with a transaction detail list at home 24 hours a day.
Students receiving free or reduced priced lunches must submit an application every year. Applications will be sent home with each student on the first day of school. Additional copies are available in the cafeterias and a printable application is available under the department link.