Friendswood High School

702 Greenbriar Dr
Friendswood, TX 77546
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
3.50 5 1 (2 reviews)
Friendswood High School serves 2,111 students in grades 9-12.
Friendswood High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Friendswood High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Friendswood High School's student population of 2,111 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 128 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,111 students
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Total Classroom Teachers128 teachers
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School Comparison

Friendswood High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Friendswood High School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#422 out of 7999 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
71%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.470.64
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Graduation Rate
97%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFriendswood Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Friendswood High School is Galveston County J J A E P (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Friendswood J High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is C W Cline Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Friendswood C W Cline Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-3 | 870 students
    0.8 miles
    505 Briarmeadow Ave
    Friendswood, TX 77546
    (281) 482-1201
    0.8 PK-3 870
  • Friendswood Westwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 499 students
    0.9 miles
    506 W Edgewood
    Friendswood, TX 77546
    (281) 482-3341
    0.9 PK-2 499
  • Friendswood Galveston County J J A E P Alternative School
    Grades: 9-10 | 2 students
    1.0 miles
    302 Laurel Dr
    Friendswood, TX 77546
    (281) 482-1267
    1 9-10 2
  • Friendswood Friendswood J High School Math: 79% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,454 student
    1.1 miles
    1000 Manison Pkwy
    Friendswood, TX 77546
    (281) 996-6200
    1.1 6-8 1,454
  • Friendswood Zue S Bales Intermediate School Math: 72% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 3-5 | 504 students
    1.1 miles
    211 Stadium Ln
    Friendswood, TX 77546
    (281) 482-8255
    1.1 3-5 504

School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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With kind teachers who work with any student willing to work with them and exceptional career opportunities, I loved attending Friendswood High School.
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