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

Student Spotlight – Alexa Swett

During this holiday season of giving, one Cline Elementary third-grader reminds us of how we do not have to be limited to a specific day of the year or spend a single penny to give someone a gift. Alexa Swett shows how kindness can be the greatest gift you can give someone because it is the gift that keeps on … Read More

FHS Band does well in Region Band Auditions

The Friendswood High School Band participated in TMEA District and Region Band Auditions at Alvin High School on Dec. 8, 14 and 15. Approximately 130 FHS students were given the chance to perform audition music they had been practicing since August. The Mustangs competed against other 5A and 6A bands. The FHS Band had 57 students make the All-District Band. … Read More

FHS students donate Christmas gifts to South Shaver Elementary School

On Dec. 14, the Friendswood High School National Technical Honor Society (NTHS), along with its partnering organizations, delivered more than 420 Christmas gifts to South Shaver Elementary School in Pasadena ISD. The gift-giving was a part of NTHS’s Annual Santa Project; a project where an FHS student adopts a Pre-K through second-grade student and purchases a gift from the student’s … Read More

FISD hosts Juuling and Vaping seminar

Vaping and juuling have been dubbed an ‘epidemic’ across America, and Friendswood is no exception. With assistant principals, primarily at the junior high and high school levels, seeing an increase in confiscations of Juuls and other electronic cigarettes, Friendswood ISD decided to host a seminar at Friendswood High School on Dec. 12 to educate the community on the dangers of … Read More