Friendswood Junior High School

402 Laurel Dr, Friendswood, TX 77546 | (281) 482-7818
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 997
Local School
Directory
Rating

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Friendswood Junior High School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Friendswood Junior High School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Robin Lowe
  • Fax: (281) 996-2529
  • Website: www.fisdk12.net
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 997
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 60.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 500 (50.2%)
  • Females: 497 (49.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 17 (1.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 50 (5.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 67 (6.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Friendswood Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black262.6%
Asian666.6%
Hispanic11611.6%
White78879.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Friendswood Junior High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade50050.2%
8th Grade49749.8%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
12.8
District:
13.2
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
23.7%
District:
19.4%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
25.2%
District:
22.2%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
21.0%
District:
33.6%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
28.3%
District:
21.4%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$58,678
District:
$62,081
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$51,289
District:
$50,776
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$43,723
District:
$43,763
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$45,621
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,050
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,858
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$60,632
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Friendswood Junior High School!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

Local School
Directory
Rating
How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Friendswood Junior High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201095.0%95.0%81.0%
200994.0%94.0%79.0%
200895.0%95.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201097.0%97.0%86.0%
200996.0%96.0%84.0%
200897.0%97.0%84.0%
 
Writing Test
201098.0%98.0%74.0%
200998.0%98.0%72.0%
200898.0%98.0%70.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
2010100.0%100.0%80.0%
200999.0%99.0%79.0%
200899.0%99.0%75.0%
 
Reading Test
2010100.0%100.0%91.0%
2009100.0%100.0%93.0%
2008100.0%100.0%92.0%
 
Science Test
201093.0%93.0%78.0%
200995.0%95.0%72.0%
200893.0%93.0%68.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201099.0%99.0%95.0%
200999.0%99.0%92.0%
200898.0%98.0%90.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Friendswood High School
9-12 | 1,985 Students | 1.1 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Clear Brook High School
9-12 | 2,576 Students | 1.7 miles away

5 out of 5
Sheryl Searcy Ninth Grade Center School
9 | 856 Students | 4.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Clear Springs High School
9-12 | 2,452 Students | 4.2 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Pearland Junior High South School
7-9 | 678 Students | 5.5 miles away

4.5 out of 5
Clear Lake High School
9-12 | 3,446 Students | 6.8 miles away

5 out of 5
G W Harby Junior High School
6-8 | 665 Students | 6.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Clear Creek High School
9-12 | 2,460 Students | 7.7 miles away

5 out of 5
New Junior High School
7-8 | 738 Students | 7.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Fairview Junior High School
6-8 | 648 Students | 7.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Friendswood Junior High School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Is Your Child Happy at School?
As a parent, you'd love to have your child share all of his feelings with you. It would be so easy...
Helping Your Learning Disabled Child
Thousands of children in America struggle to learn on a daily basis. Many of them have invisible...
Special Needs Education: Your Child, Your Rights
Many children today have special needs that make it difficult for them to learn. It's imperative...