To celebrate Career Technology Education (CTE) month at Friendswood High School, aFriendswood High School Department Chili Cook-Off that was hosted by CTE underthe direction of Executive Director Debbie Woodson.             Eachdepartment cooked two pots of chili. Tables were decorated around each entry’stheme and name and set up in the Culinary Arts kitchen. Judgesincluded Deputy Superintendent Thad Roher, Assistant Superintendent LynnHobratschk, … Read More

FJH presented Bocon!

FJH One Act, Bocon!, receives first runner-up at UIL contest Friendswood Junior High Theatre Arts Department presented BOCON! by Lisa Loomer as this yearís UIL One Act Play for the One Act contest at FJH Feb. 22, 2014. FJH competed with six other junior high schools at the FISD campus. FJH was awarded First Runner-Up and received a UIL Silver … Read More

Color Guard Success

3 Color Guard teams have success as they face only two more contests Success has been the results of each endeavor by the three competitive Color Guard squads. At a ~Dawson High School contest, FHS Varsity Color Guard placed first in World Division. JV Color Guard placed second in Scholastic JV Division and the FJH Color Guard placed first in … Read More

FJH Academic Meet

FJH 7th, 8thgraders bring home medals in 1 or more areas The University Interscholastic League (UIL) Academic meet at Friendswood Junior High provided another successstory for the yearbook with a large amount of FJH students winning a medal and/or placing.             Eighteens eventh graders placed in one or more events.             Marcela Martin placed first in Art and fourth in … Read More

31 medals given to FHS artists at VASE competition

The regional Visual Arts Scholastic Event awards artists for their talented works and FHS’ Kyle Dickens is advancing to the State competition which takes place in April.             Two first place medals were given to the following FHS artists: Daria Baranova, Sara Evans, Rachel Jensen, Emily Rives, Susannah Smith, Brenna Swietonioski, Hannah Tamplain.             First place medals were given to … Read More

~9 FISD teams compete in Destination Imagination; 1 advances to State

Nine Friendswood ISD teams participated in Destination Imagination and one team from Westwood Bales is advancing to State competition. ~~~~ At the tournament that set state qualifiers at Cy-Ranch High School February 15 , the WWB Survivor Divers came in first place in their challenge. This qualified them for State in April in Pflugerville. ~~~~ The team had to research … Read More

FHS Choir has 84 participate in UIL Solo, Ensemble

Friendswood High School has 84 participate in the UIL Solo and Ensemble contest held at Angleton HS on Saturday, Feb. 22. Two ensembles also performed for ratings on Saturday. The following students earned a Division One-Superior rating for a Class One solo: Shelby Allison, Gina Baker, Addie Boggs, Alyssa Brandenberger, Marissa Froneberger, Meranda Goodwin, Helena Haas, Ashleigh Hartman, Alex Henderson, … Read More

Wranglerettes named Grand Champions at Crowd Pleasers Regionals

After the Wranglerettes finished competing at Crowd Pleasers Regional Competition in Baytown at Goose Creek Memorial High School, they walked away with several top awards including Overall Grand Champion Officers and Team and the Highest Scoring Dance of the Day for their Team Jazz. Additional results are are follows: Kate Dannemiller and Zozzie Lucas won Junior Solo Finalist. Katelyn Begnaud … Read More

FFA host first annual cookoff

Success at the first FFA sponsored Chili/Gumbo/Dessert cookoff means the fun event will become an annual one each Spring at FHS, according to sponsor Laura Vail. The three category cookoff brought out adult and youth competitors recently when held onsite at FHS in the parking lot. Barbecue was also sold that day provided by the Lighthouse Cooking Team. Celebrity judges … Read More


The following students at Friendswood High School were selected by their teachers for showing the Character Trait of the Month: Trustworthiness. The students were invited to a breakfast held in their honor and each received a tee shirt with the character trait on it: Matthew Mohr, Darby Blodgett, Caroline Collins, Devon Jones, Kayla Wooten, Addison Cobb, Ruben Gonzales, Eyad Youssef, … Read More