Friendswood Mustangs Swim/ Dive Regional Results and State Qualifiers

The Mustang swim/dive team traveled to Magnolia High School this past Friday and Saturday to compete in the Region 6-5A regional championship meet.  Each of the 8 Texas regions automatically sends the top two finishers in the championship race to the State meet. There are 8 additional “call ups” in each event for a total of 24 swimmers swimming each … Read More

Meet our amazing School Board

Meet our amazing School Board members… Laura Seifert – Position 1 Denise Ruiz – Position 2 Rebecca Hillenburg – Position 3, Secretary Tony Hopkins – Position 4, President Robert McCabe – Position 5 Ralph Hobratschk – Position 6 David Montz – Position 7, Vice President Why did you want to serve on the FISD School Board? Hopkins: I am a … Read More

Madison Clayton – Student Spotlight

Madison Clayton, Friendswood Junior High seventh-grader, could feel her heart pounding in her chest and tingling in her toes as she stood on the edge of a platform in the middle of a rainforest. Facing away from the zip-line, Clayton was forced to decide: would she jump blindly or would she keep her feet on the ground? Clayton traveled to … Read More

Friendswood Mustang Swim and Dive Team wins district meet

This weekend the Friendswood Mustang Swim and Dive team hosted the 2019 District 24 meet. The Mustangs competed against Barbers Hill, Waltrip, Katy Paetow, Stafford, Milby and Northside High Schools. The top six finishers in each event continue onto region next Friday and Saturday which is being held at Magnolia High School. All Friendswood swimmers and divers are advancing onto … Read More

Ben McAndrews – Student Spotlight

To write about the game of men’s basketball and not quote Michael Jordan would be a crime, so here it goes: words of inspiration from the man, the myth, the legend himself. Jordan once said, “I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.” By all accounts, Friendswood High School senior Ben McAndrews was never … Read More

FHS conducts annual Science Fair

On Wednesday, Jan. 16, Friendswood High School hosted its annual science fair. Ninth and twelfth-graders participated in the fair, located in the school’s library. Throughout the morning, students presented their projects as more than 20 judges made their rounds and scored their work. Winners were announced following the judging. In the ninth-grade division, biological category, the winners placed as follows: … Read More

Houston Kraft returns to FISD

Mother Teresa once said, “People crave attention and appreciation more than they do bread.” This idea that people need love to survive is something Houston Kraft, motivational speaker and kindness advocate, promotes as he travels around the United States in an attempt to teach love and kindness. On Wednesday, Jan. 16, Kraft returned to Friendswood ISD to speak with Friendswood … Read More

Daniel Londa – Student Spotlight

The Scout Oath reads as follows: “On my honor, I will do my best to do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law; to help other people at all times; to keep myself physically strong, mentally awake and morally straight.” The obligations that come when taking the Scout Oath are to be completed not … Read More