Early Texas comes to Westwood Bales fourth grade

Fourth grade students in Piper German’s classes at Westwood Bales enjoyed "experiencing" life on the Texas frontier recently as part of a grant funded by the Pete Dever family of Friendswood. In FISD, the Adopt a Grant program enables the community to help teachers get items, programs or equipment they need that cannot be funded out of district/campus budgets. The … Read More

Wranglerettes Team Up with St. Jude to help KICK CANCER: Raise Over $10,000

The Friendswood High School Wranglerettes will help to KICK CANCER  at the Annual St. Jude’s Give Thanks. Walk.November 23 in Houston. After attending the Give Thanks Walk Kick-Off party on October 2 at BBVA Compass Plaza, the Wranglerette’s director, Ashley Marmaro,the Social Officers, and volunteer, Lisa Prendergrast, were encouraged to help this year’s event. “We are proud to help because we GIVE THANKS that … Read More

FHS Forensics have great meet at Atascocita HS

Friendswood Forensics had another great meet recently at Atascocita High School. Coach is Cheryl Ryne. Dylan Dickens received first place in Foreign Extemp and first place in Congressional Debate. Kevin Hodge and Daira Brayley received first place in Policy Debate. Hodge also received third place in Policy DebateSpeaker. Drew Faxel–5th place Congressional Debate and 6th place Domestic Extemp Cassie Pierce was … Read More

Fire Demo for Culinary Students

The Friendswood Fire Department came to FHS to teach all of the Culinary Arts students fire safety. The students were able to listen to the firefighters talk about the different classes of fires and the different types of fire extinguisher. The firefighters also set up a controlled fire and the students got to use a fire extinguisher to put it … Read More

17 Freshmen from FHS make Region Band

Friendswood High School freshman band students went to the TMEA Region 17 Freshman Region Band auditions at Alvin High School. Band Director Greg Dick was happy to report 17 freshmen made the Freshman Region Band. The freshmen included Grace Cruse – 8th chair flute; Caroline Donavan – 2nd chair oboe; Andrew Morgan – 1st chair bass clarinet; Amanda Froneberger – … Read More

Human Resources recognized by School Board


Executive Director of Human Resources Jan Scogin and HR Coordinator Cindy Bruchmiller were recognized and honored by the Friendswood ISD School Board for their work getting the best employees for the district and keeping the district running smoothly in regards to personnel.

Friendswood Frame donates $2600 to FEF

Friendswood Frame & Gallery owner Luis Briones presented Friendswood ISD President Chris Sellers with a check for $2600 after a successful Holiday Open House held recently at the store. Briones had pledged 20 percent of all sales would be given to the 501 (c ) (3) that supports FISD.

GO Cross Country Girls!


Friendswood High School Cross Country varsity girls did an outstanding job at their regional meet. They took third place in the region which makes them State Bound. Jasmine Turner placed ninth overall. Maddy Kimmel placed in the top 20. Also contributing to their success were Erika Clifford, Erin Kaltenbaugh, Savannah Alaniz, Kate Rosendahl, and Olivia Williams.         They compete at the … Read More

Forensics Wins Third


Forensics wins third place Sweepstakes at CL Tournament Friendswood Forensics had a fantastic weekend competing in the Clear Lake Forensics tournament. In addition to the many individual  awards listed, they also brought home a third place Grand Sweepstakes award out of 30 schools competing at the meet. In individual awards, Dylan Dickens was awarded first place in Foreign Extemp, first … Read More