Friendswood ISD School District

302 Laurel Dr
Friendswood, TX 77546-3923
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%

Top Rankings

Friendswood ISD School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Texas for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 6,180 students in Friendswood ISD School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Texas.
Public Schools in Friendswood ISD School District have an average math proficiency score of 64% (versus the Texas public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 42% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TX)
# Schools
6 Schools
9,179 Schools
# Students
6,180 Students
5,427,148 Students
# Teachers
391 Teachers
369,134 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Friendswood ISD School District, which is ranked #37 of all 1,196 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 99% has increased from 98% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#44 out of 1198 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Friendswood ISD  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Friendswood ISD  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TX by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Friendswood ISD  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TX by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥99%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Friendswood ISD  School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.50
0.64
# American Indian Students
13 Students
18,023 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
389 Students
261,795 Students
% Asian Students
6%
5%
# Hispanic Students
1,221 Students
2,860,548 Students
% Hispanic Students
20%
53%
# Black Students
98 Students
694,243 Students
% Black Students
2%
13%
# White Students
4,174 Students
1,427,300 Students
% White Students
68%
26%
# Hawaiian Students
12 Students
8,476 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
273 Students
156,763 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
69
244,977
# Students in K Grade:
441
371,228
# Students in 1st Grade:
382
385,983
# Students in 2nd Grade:
468
383,593
# Students in 3rd Grade:
435
384,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
463
385,943
# Students in 5th Grade:
457
389,980
# Students in 6th Grade:
487
400,481
# Students in 7th Grade:
486
418,819
# Students in 8th Grade:
509
424,568
# Students in 9th Grade:
526
476,074
# Students in 10th Grade:
465
408,889
# Students in 11th Grade:
499
389,524
# Students in 12th Grade:
493
362,296
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,889 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,357. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,317 is less than the state median of $14,717. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue
$74 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Friendswood ISD  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$70 MM
$13 MM
This chart display total spending of Friendswood ISD  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,889
$15,357
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Friendswood ISD  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,317
$14,717
This chart display average spending per public school student in Friendswood ISD  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Friendswood ISD School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Windsong Int
Math: 78% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2100 W Parkwood
Friendswood, TX 77546
(281) 482-0111
Grades: 3-5
| 647 students
Rank: #22.
Friendswood High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
702 Greenbriar Dr
Friendswood, TX 77546
(281) 482-3413
Grades: 9-12
| 1,983 students
Rank: #33.
C W Cline Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
505 Briarmeadow Ave
Friendswood, TX 77546
(281) 482-1201
Grades: PK-3
| 816 students
Rank: #44.
Zue S Bales Int
Math: 58% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
211 Stadium Ln
Friendswood, TX 77546
(281) 482-8255
Grades: 3-5
| 589 students
Rank: #55.
Friendswood J High School
Math: 62% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1000 Manison Pkwy
Friendswood, TX 77546
(281) 996-6200
Grades: 6-8
| 1,482 students
Rank: n/an/a
506 W Edgewood
Friendswood, TX 77546
(281) 482-3341
Grades: PK-2
| 663 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Friendswood ISD School District?
Friendswood ISD School District manages 6 public schools serving 6,180 students.
What is the rank of Friendswood ISD School District?
Friendswood ISD School District is ranked #37 out of 1,196 school districts in Texas (top 5%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Texas school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%), Highest graduation rate (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Friendswood ISD School District?
68% of Friendswood ISD School District students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Friendswood ISD School District?
Friendswood ISD School District has a student/teacher ratio of 16:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 15:1.
What is Friendswood ISD School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $11,317 is less than the state median of $14,717. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 6,180 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥99% (Top 1% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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