Last week you received a report highlighting several of the areas of focus for the district to date related to safety.  It has been a busy week of working on the safety plan so I wanted to send you another update on FISD’s progress in preparing for a safe and secure start to the 2018-2019 school year: School Safety Advisory … Read More


Summer is getting into full swing for many of you.  It is hard to believe we are almost at the end of June already.  There has been much going on at Central Office and at the campuses to prepare for a safe 2018-2019 school year.  I wanted to give you a brief report on some of the highlights. Erich Kreiter: FISD … Read More

Ruiz joins Friendswood ISD Board

Denise L. Ruiz has become a familiar face to FISD.  She recently became a board member again for a third time after a swearing-in ceremony during a special meeting on June 20, 2018. Ruiz replaced Matt Robinson, M.D. who stepped down from his role as a board member after ten years and will continue his service to education by running … Read More

Try-Outs for Golf

Below is the signup form for any 9-12 Boy who would like to try out for the 2018-2019 Boys and Girls Golf Team. YOU CHILD MUST HAVE A PHYSICAL ON FILE IF HE/SHE WISHES TO TRYOUT! If you have any questions, please email Coach Devers at [email protected] or Coach Smith at [email protected]   Boys and Girls Try-outs

FISD names Kreiter as new Security Director

If you’ve had or heard a conversation recently about school it has more than likely included the topic of safety. Erich Kreiter is currently the Executive Director of Operations at Friendswood ISD and is in the process of transitioning into the Executive Director of Safety and Operations for FISD after the retirement of Joel Hannemann. “I believe school safety is … Read More

FHS named one of ‘2018 Schools Transforming Learning’

Friendswood High School was named a “2018 Schools Transforming Learning” by Principals’ Institute on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at the Hilton Post Oak. 31 diverse campuses across Texas were chosen for making exceptional strides on their journey to provide innovative learning opportunities for all students. Of the 31 campuses awarded, 13 campuses represent 8 Houston-area districts, 13 represent 10 Dallas-Fort … Read More

Safety Advisory Committee

The District is forming a School Safety Advisory Committee which will be activated in mid-June. This committee will be an advisory committee, tasked to review the current safety layers and provide input on enhancement considerations for the safety of FISD students.  The meetings will likely be in the late afternoons and early evenings for 2 hours per session and could … Read More

FISD welcomes retired military volunteers for security

FISD is implementing a pilot program to use retired military volunteers for a security patrol on the exterior perimeter and parking areas of the High School beginning tomorrow at 9 a.m. The retired military volunteers we have to start this program have been screened as we would any volunteer. These individuals will not carry firearms of any kind and will not have direct student contact. They … Read More