9 New District Records Set

  9 New District Records Set at the District 23-4A Swimmingand Diving Championship Meet             During the Diving portion of the District Meet, Rachel Wright set a new District Record for the Girls 1 Meter Diving by earning atotal of 315.05 points for her 11 dives performed.   During the Swimming portion of the District Meet, 8 new District records … Read More


Friendswood Wins District 23-4A Swimming and Diving Championship Meet 7 New Pool Records Set 1 New Mustang Record Set The District 23-4A swimming and diving championship meet was held on January 30 andFebruary 1 with the following teams participating: Barbers Hill, Friendswood,Galena Park, Galveston Ball, Glenda Dawson and Texas City. Friendswood’s Lady Mustangs won the meet with a total of … Read More

Flipped classes a hit for FHS math students

When adults reminisce about high school times, they rarely remember homework as one of the more fun experiences. Yet, as parents now, they understand why practice helps the fundamentals plant themselves in student brains. Wouldnít it have been helpful to have the teacher there when the homework was being done, to help, assist, and monitor if students understood the procedures … Read More

FHS teacher finds collaborative learning best environment

Karen Hillier is an iCoach as well as an English teacher at Friendswood High School. Her classroom is not like any FHS has had in the past. It is a new concept and one that Hillier finds fitting for 21st century schools. She calls her new arrangement a collaborative learning environment. The discovery of the classroom set up is actually … Read More

Impact of FISD student’s life is the subject of a new book

Anyone who ever met Neal McClaugherty remembers him. The FHS Class of 2005 graduate was a Manager for the Girls Basketball team and recipient of the class “Hero Award.” A quadriplegic with cerebral palsy since birth, Neal attended class in a wheelchair, had an electronic “talker” as his voice and, “There were so many people that helped him along,” said … Read More

Coach Peter wins 300

Friendswood High School girls soccer coach Laura Peter received her 300th career win on Thursday, Jan. 23rd.  The Lady Mustangs beat Magnolia (who represented our region at state last year), 1-0, at the Brazos Valley Cup in Bryan.  The team fought through 30 something degree temperatures, wind and rain to get this extra special win for Coach Peter.

Geo Talk

John Gruener stops by Jennifer Quigley’sfirst-grade class at Westwood Bales to talk about geology and geography. Gruener works on the Mars Project at NASA and his wife, Barbara is a counselor at Westwood Bales.


FJH Student Council do litter pickup around campus as community clean up project.

Talented Artist

Celebration of Excellence:  Rodeo Art winners announced         Rodeo Art competition was held this year at FHS and the following winners were announced. From Friendswood High School, Emily Rives won Best of Show for the second consecutive year. Gold medals were presented to Ashley Hayden and Vivki Vasquez and a Special Merit Award was given to Emily Dundee. Friendswood Junior High winners … Read More

BPA Club at FHS wins medals at regional competition

Business Professionals of America held its regional competition at Alvin Community College recently. The FHS chapter competed and brought home several medals. Of the medalists, 12 qualified for State and will compete in March. Shanika Silva won first place in Prepared Speech. The Parliamentary Procedure Team also won first place. The team consists of Dylan Dickens, Kyle Dickens, Kevin Hodge, … Read More