A Voice of Reason

Although he has lived in Friendswood all his life, more football fans in town probably know Tony Hopkins by sound than by sight, and that number grows every season. When the Class of ‘94 grad goes to Cline Elementary to have lunch with his son, more often he’s asked to perform his signature football team intro than, “What’s up Cooper’s … Read More

Shining Stars

Shining Star Team Awards: Sydney Antill, Phuong Bui, Madeline Grethen, Zachary Montz, Amy Curnett, Dylan Walding, Sydney Antill (not pictured). The junior high students were recognized and honored with the award at the 8th grade Awards night. Sent with MailTrack

FJH’s combined 6th grade choirs receive superior ratings

The Friendswood Junior High combined 6th grade choirs participated in a festival concert recently. The students sang three pieces of contrasting styles and were adjudicated by a panel of judges. The choirs received superior ratings from all three judges.  A youtube link of the performance can be found at: http://youtu.be/94LBC8sZLP8 The 6th grade choirs are under the direction of Laura … Read More

LOCKS OF LOVE

On Wednesday, May 28, we will host our Locks of Love Hair collection. All are welcome to donate. Just check in through the Westwood office and come to the gym at 7:45. If you want your ponytail cut that morning, please complete the attached form and return to a teacher or the school office. Parents must be with children getting … Read More

FHS students receive gold, silver, bronze medals, HM in National Spanish Exam

Scoring excellent on the National Spanish Exam is something for which to be proud. At Friendswood High School, gold, silver, and bronze medals along with Honorable Mention awards were earned. This year more than 154,000 students in the nation took the test. Second year Spanish students who received gold medals include Christine Nguyen and Lisa Nguyen. Third year students with … Read More

McCabe begins serving shortly after arriving in Friendswood

People from out of state say, “I wasn’t born in Texas but i got here as fast as I could." Robert McCabe’s phase is slightly different; replacing “Texas” with “Friendswood.” He and his family got here as fast as they could. After education at Strake Jesuit College Preparatory school (in southwest Houston), the University of Texas and South Texas College … Read More

FJH 6th Choir

The combined 6th grade choirs of FJH participated in a festival concert. The students sang 3 pieces of contrasting styles and were adjudicated by a panel of judges. The choirs received superior ratings from all three judges. A youtube link of the performance can be found at: http://youtu.be/94LBC8sZLP8 The 6th grade choirs are under the direction of Laura Rachita and … Read More

FHS choirs to present annual Pop Show this Friday, Saturday

Friendswood High SchoolChoirs will present Broadway and Beyond,the annual Choir Pop Show, on Friday, May 16 and Saturday, May 17, at 7 pm inthe FHS Auditorium. The show will feature allfive performing choirs in songs from movies and Broadway shows.  Over the two nights, 45 solos, duetsand trios will also be presented. Both nights feature different soloists; the choir numbers are … Read More

FJH ROBOTICS

Five Friendswood Junior High students who competed at the State Robotics Tournament were recognized at the May meeting of the FISD School Board. In the Arena team, members included Vishal Bhongir, Adam Warren and Brandon De La Fuente. In the Inventions team were Alex Stroumpos and Jenna Horn. Coaches (not pictured) were PJ Givens and Lori Spangle.

Val & Sal

Friendswood High School Class of 2014 Valedictorian Derek Janak (left) was recognized by the FISD Board of Trustees at their May meeting by Board Member Dr. Matt Robinson (right).  Janak will be attending Texas A&M University, majoring in Electrical Engineering. He has been selected by the university to study in Italy this summer. Janak was on the State champion Academic Decathlon Team … Read More