Mustang Swim and Dive – Senior Farewell Meet

The Mustang Swim and Dive team competed against Clear Lake High School Tuesday evening in the traditional Senior Farewell meet.  14 seniors on the FHS team are graduating this year (see photo).  The Mustangs girls team placed first with 170 points vs. 135 points for Clear Lake High School.  The Mustang boys team placed second with 117 points.  The meet … Read More

Brody Wyers – Student Spotlight

There is a saying that goes, “No act of kindness, no matter how small, ever goes unnoticed.” Sometimes, people do not recognize the significance of their actions until they are told, and Friendswood Junior High Special Education Teacher Tyan Hutchinson believed it was time for sixth-grader Brody Wyers to know just how much his acts of kindness have impacted her … Read More

Friendswood High School Signing Day – November 12

On Nov. 12, five Friendswood High School seniors signed their letters of intent on National Signing Day. Amelia Hammerle signed a letter of intent to play soccer for Colorado State University. She was named FHS Soccer Rookie of the Year, District 24-6A Goalkeeper MVP, Houston Chronicle Greater Houston Area Second Team, First Team All-County, First Team All-Region and even played … Read More

Friendswood Theatre selected to perform at the State Convention 2019

Texas Thespians has chosen Friendswood High School Theatre Troupe 1084 as one of the five Texas Thespian Troupes from across the state selected to perform on the main stage at this year’s annual State Festival on Nov. 21-23. The festival is set to be held at the Gaylord Convention Center in Grapevine, TX. Texas Thespians is one of the largest … Read More

FISD hosts Screenagers Parent Power Session

On Wednesday, Nov. 6, Friendswood ISD hosted its first Parent Power Session of the year by doing a screening of the documentary Screenagers in the Friendswood Junior High Auditorium. Parent Power Sessions were started by the District during the 2018-2019 school year as a way to educate and empower parents about hot topics their students might be facing. Screenagers follows … Read More

Ashlyn Killian – Student Spotlight

Everyone’s life is filled with high notes and low notes, but for those who have crossed paths with FHS senior Ashlyn Killian, the notes are mostly high. Killian has been a part of the FHS Choir program for the past four years and is currently serving as president of the group. She said four years ago, she would have never … Read More

Audra Byerley – Staff Spotlight

Cline art teacher Audra Byerley was once a student in Friendswood ISD, even attending Cline in kindergarten and first-grade. She described herself as being “awkward” and “quiet” back then, keeping to herself most of the time. But, whenever Byerley was engulfed in art, she did not feel awkward or quiet; she felt happy. Finding it to be an escape for … Read More

FHS celebrates Homecoming for 2019, Class of 2000

The Friendswood High School Mustangs battled the Hightower High School Hurricanes during their Homecoming game on Friday, Oct. 25 at Henry Winston Stadium. The Mustangs reigned victorious in a 21-2 win. During halftime, Homecoming candidates were escorted onto the field for the winners to be announced. The Homecoming Queen candidates were Ofelia Asemota, Shannon McGill and Anna McHenry. Deegan Gause, … Read More

Friendswood High School hosts 10th annual Marching Festival

The 10th Annual Friendswood Marching Festival – Small Town Big Sound was held on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. Congratulations to the 2019 Champions, Clear Brook High School Marching Band. Second Place went to Pearland High School Marching Band and the Dawson High School Marching band took third. The 5A class winner was Grand Oaks High. The night ended with Friendswood’s … Read More

Macie Simecek – Student Spotlight

Famous painter Bob Ross once said, “Look around. Look at what we have. Beauty is everywhere – you only have to look to see it.” Ross was able to bring the beauty of this world to life through art, something Bales third-grader Macie Simecek knows a lot about. Inspired by the works of artists like Ross and Frida Kahlo, aspiring … Read More