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 Swim Team Hosts First Sikkema Splash Meet

The Friendswood Mustang Swim and Dive Team hosted the first annual Sikkema Splash Meet this past Wednesday, November 13,2019. The Mustangs competed against Westside High School and Galena Park North. The Friendswood Mustang girls won the meet with 196 points and the Mustang Boys placed second with 110 points. Two records were broken at the meet. Diver  Gabe Costa broke … 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

Danita Jacobson – Staff Spotlight

If you ever met Windsong Intermediate Special Education Teacher Danita Jacobson, you would immediately recognize her kind heart and humble spirit. She would be the first to tell you that she does not like attention but would rather stand in the background and serve others quietly. However, despite her soft-spoken nature, Jacobson’s impact has rung loudly across the Windsong campus … Read More

Friendswood ISD Earns State’s Highest Fiscal Accountability Rating

Friendswood Independent School District officials announced that the district received a rating of “A” for “Superior Achievement” under Texas’ School FIRST financial accountability rating system. This rating is the state’s highest, demonstrating the quality of Friendswood ISD’s financial management and reporting system. This is the 17th year of School FIRST (Financial Accountability Rating System of Texas), a financial accountability system … 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