Student spotlight – Quinn Radtke

Not everyone expresses themselves through words; some express themselves through art or dance or music, but Friendswood High School sophomore Quinn Radtke expresses herself through tennis. “Tennis is a great way for me to express myself since I’m very shy,” Radtke said. “It allows me to be active and show my work ethic.” It is her quiet ways and inspiring … Read More

FISD receives top rankings from Niche

Friendswood ISD has been ranked by Niche, a data analysis website, first in the Houston area for being the best school district with the best teachers for the 2018-2019 school year. According to its website, Niche “combines rigorous analysis with authentic reviews to highlight the best schools, companies and neighborhoods.” These reviews are gathered from student, parent and community ratings … Read More

Harvey Reunion brings the community back together

On Sunday, Aug. 26, the community gathered in the Friendswood High School cafeteria for a time of remembrance and celebration. As attendees ate hot dogs and sipped on lemonade, guest speakers including Superintendent Thad Roher, Board of Trustees Vice President Tony Hopkins and Senator Larry Taylor addressed the crowd. As the audience listened, the sun beamed in through the windows … Read More