Find Texas Schools and Independent School Districts

✓ Member District

Texas school district members benefit from robust profiles and program promotions.

Friendswood ISD

Where every student is future-ready in a global society


Through authentic experiences and relationships, FISD will graduate confident learners equipped with the knowledge, skills, and character to thrive in and contribute to a global society.


The Friendswood Independent School District was established in 1948 and covers 15 square miles. Fully accredited by the Texas Agency, the district’s curriculum emphasizes academic skills, authentic learning experiences and building relationships.

FISD has six campuses: one PreK-2, one K-3, two 3-5 intermediate campuses, one 6-8 junior high and one 9-12 high school.

Friendswood High School opened a preschool which will be taught by RST teachers. Read more about it here:

FISD’s philosophy is based on an active partnership between parents, the community and the schools and a commitment to the realization of each and every student’s potential.


Credit Hours







Academic Programs

News and Features


Thad Roher Superintendent Friendswood ISD

Thad Roher

Mr. Roher graduated from Barclay College in 1991 with a Bachelors of Science degree in Elementary Education. He received his Master of Science in Education Administration from Fort Hays State University in 1995. He is also a member of the 1986 graduating class from Friendswood High School. Thad Roher has served as a K-12 principal in Haviland, KS, an assistant principal at Friendswood High School, an Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum for both elementary and secondary and most recently served as Deputy Superintendent in Friendswood ISD, overseeing the business operations for the district.
Roher and his wife Tina have two children. His oldest is in college at Texas A&M University and his youngest, a recent FHS graduate, will be going to the Coast Guard.

Tony Hopkins President Friendswood ISD

Tony Hopkins


David Montz Vice President Friendswood ISD

David Montz

Vice President

Rebecca Hillenburg Secretary Friendswood ISD

Rebecca Hillenburg


Laura Seifert Trustee Friendswood ISD

Laura Seifert


Ralph Hobratschk Trustee Friendswood ISD

Ralph Hobratschk


Robert C. McCabe Trustee Friendswood ISD

Robert C. McCabe


Niki Rhodes Trustee Friendswood ISD

Niki Rhodes


Need more information?

Start by exploring the district’s website listed here on this page. On the district’s website, you will find information about registration, school calendars, campus pages, contact information, and programs. You can also learn about their schools and what they offer by visiting their social media channels.

You can also click the button below to fill out a contact form. 

This is a Member Benefit

If you want to take advantage of this benefit or learn more about how a membership can help your organization please click the button below.