Friendswood High School

702 Greenbriar Dr
Friendswood, TX 77546
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Friendswood High School serves 1,983 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 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,983 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥99% (Top 1% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Friendswood High School's student population of 1,983 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 128 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,983 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
128 teachers
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School Rankings

Friendswood High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Friendswood High School is 0.49, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#430 out of 8079 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
53%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
69%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Friendswood High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Friendswood High School's ranking?
Friendswood High School is ranked #430 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Friendswood High School often compared to?
Friendswood High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Clear Creek High School, Clear Springs High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
61% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 76% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of Friendswood High School?
The graduation rate of Friendswood High School is 99%, which is higher than the Texas state average of 89%.
How many students attend Friendswood High School?
1,983 students attend Friendswood High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Friendswood High School students are White, 19% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Friendswood High School?
Friendswood High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Friendswood High School offer ?
Friendswood High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Friendswood High School part of?
Friendswood High School is part of Friendswood ISD School District.

School Reviews

2   11/11/2020
With kind teachers who work with any student willing to work with them and exceptional career opportunities, I loved attending Friendswood High School.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Josh
5   11/5/2014
I love this school! It has so many good opportunities and so many fun people!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - chels

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,983 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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