New FISD Transition Center provides learning area for various skills

Repurposing a building in a school district can save much money, use available areas  and solve a problem at the same time. In Friendswood ISD a unique building has been transformed into the newinnovative Vocational and Daily Living Skills Transition Center for SpecialEducation students.             The building is known as the former Friendswood Junior High “round building.” Builtin 1965 by … Read More

Holiday Mustang Splash Swimming and Diving Invitational

Holiday Mustang Splash Swimming and Diving Invitational On December 13 and 14, 2013 the Friendswood High SchoolSwimming and Diving teams hosted their annual Mustang Holiday SplashInvitational.  Duringthe swimming competition the pool record for the boy’s 100 yard breaststroke wasbroken by Zack Zalud of Deer Park (1:01.10). Seven teams in all competed and the competition wasextremely tough with 3 District Championship … Read More

TMEA District and Region Band Auditions

Last week, the Friendwood High School band participated in the TMEA District and Region Band Auditions. There are 4A and 5A schools that send students to audition in the region. At this auditions, students were selected to perform in the All-Region Band next January. Also, selected were the students who advance on to Area Auditions in January to audition for … Read More

9 FHS Choir members advance to Area from auditions

Nine FHS Choir members advanced or were named alternates to the TMEA Area Auditions for the All-StateChoir.  The students auditioned at Pearland HS on Saturday, Dec. 7. Two of the singers were ranked first in their sections. Advancing to Area are: Soprano 1 – Samantha McHenry (1st) and Nattie Wroblewski (4th) Soprano 2 – Shelby Allison(1st) Alto 2 – Noelle Kutz … Read More

Mustang Marching Band and Color Guard

The Mighty Mustang Marching Band and Color Guards were honored with Celebration of Excellence awards at the December 11 meeting of the FISD School Board. The meeting was held in the former Friendswood Junior High cafeteria. (The Annex) Board Vice President Matt Robinson presented certificates to the members who attended the meeting. The majority of those honored could not attend … Read More

FJH Choir spreads holiday cheer, gives bears for first responders

The Friendswood Junior High Choir has been busy spreading the holiday cheer for allto hear. The seventh and eighth grade women traveled to three Friendswood assisted living facilities this past Saturday to sing favorite holiday songs with the residents. “It wasa beautiful experience to share across three generations while our young l eaders encouraged and inspired everyone to sing familiar … Read More

Turkey Bowl

Friendswood Swimmers and Divers Make A Splash At The Turkey Bowl photos in SmugMug On Friday, November 22nd ,  the Friendswood High School Swimming and Diving teams competed in the Turkey Bowl Swimming and Diving Invitational hosted by Texas City High School.  The Lady Mustangs took 1st overall with 248 points with Glenda Dawson High School taking 2nd with 113 … Read More

FJH Cheerleaders winfirst at NCA Lone Star Classic  

FJH competitive cheer squad won first place at the National Cheerleader Association Lone Star Classic competition at Reliant Arena November 9-10. This is the first year for the FJH cheerleaders to form a competitive squad. The team of 20 won in the junior high large novice division. The competitive squad consists of the following members: Abigail Barrone, Camryn Bish, Sarah … Read More