Former Mayor, ISD board member to be named Honorary Alum

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Former Mayor and FISD school board member, Harold Whitakerhas been named Honorary Distinguished Alumnus from the FHS Alumni Association.He will be honored with four alumni and another Honorary member at the Distinguished Alumni Banquet October 10 at The Green Event Center inFriendswood. Friendswood is a community of volunteers and Whitaker is the poster child of volunteerism in the community, according … Read More

FHS Varsity football player to be given Comeback Athlete Award


Justin Lowe, Varsity Mustang football player, has not completed a full football season in his high school career but that has not stopped him from keeping a positive attitude nor from being passionate about playing. This attitude and passion along with the ability to play again have won an award for him. Lowe will be receiving The Comeback Athlete Award … Read More

Forensic Student Places in top 10 in Nation


Friendswood High School forensics competitor and senior Dylan Dickens has placed in the top 10 in the nation at the National Forensic League National Tournament held before school started this fall. Dylan Dickens placed 8th in Extemp Commentary. He also finished in the top 60 in International Extemp.

FHS 9th grader flies to London

FHS 9th grader flies to London to behonored by Lymphoma Association Friendswood High School ninth grader Alex Rudd will miss a few classes this week but the reason is a good one. Rudd has been selected to receive one of this year’s Beacons of Hope Awards by the Lymphoma Association in the United Kingdom. He flew to England yesterday to … Read More

Foundation welcomes new staff in FISD

FISD Education Foundation hosts New FISD Employee Luncheon More than 70 new employees to Friendswood ISD were welcomed recently by the FISD Education Foundation at a New Employee Luncheon held at The Green Event Center in Friendswood. The new staff consisted of pre-k- twelfth grade teachers, paraprofessionals as aides, clerks and secretaries, and administrators. Mentors also attended with their new … Read More

Mustangs win in tennis over Knights 12-7

On Friday, September 6, the Clear Falls Knights traveled to Friendswood to compete in a varsity team tennis match. The Knights took the early lead with a 4-3 lead after the doubles portion of the matches. The Friendswood Mustangs roaredback to win the first 6 singles matches, and took the lead 9-4, before clinching the win with their 10th win … Read More

Community Education Fall Classes


FISD Community Education ispleased to announce a full slate of classes scheduled for fall, 2013.  Most classes are held on Tuesday orThursday nights at Friendswood High School. However, Youth and Adult Karate sessions start September 19, 6:30 pm and 7:30 pm respectively, at Bales Intermediate School.  There are also numerous online classes available for students who want to learn at … Read More

Foundation speaks at Cline


FISD Education Foundation Vice President Allan Rasmussen spoke to parents at the Cline PTO recently and shared with them information about the Foundation and its Adopt a Grant program. New grants will be posted Dec 1 for adopting. This year the FEF plans to go over the $1 million mark in giving to the FISD teachers in grants since 1999.

Superintendent Speaks at Cline


STAAR testing, End of course exams, holiday party safety and the campus technology initiative were just some of the topics presented to Cline Elementary PTO by Superintendent Trish Hanks recently.