|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||FRIENDSWOOD ISD|
|Location||702 GREENBRIAR DR
FRIENDSWOOD, TX 77546
Friendswood High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 54th in the best public high schools in Texas.
The Friendswood High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||4|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.1%||3|
|Two or more races||1.3%||29|
4.5% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, FRIENDSWOOD H S students are largely wealthy and rank 15th in Texas for high school student family income.
Students at Friendswood High School scored an average 90% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 7.9% of Texas high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||90% to 94%*||93%|
|Boys||85% to 89%*||86%|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||50% or more*||85% to 89%*|
|Black||50% or more*||80% or more*|
|Hispanic||80% to 89%*||80% to 84%*|
|Multiracial||50% or more*||80% or more*|
|White||90% to 94%*||90%|
|With Disabilites||60% to 69%*||60% to 64%*|
|Limited English||less than 50%*||21% to 39%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Friendswood High School students in 2015 was 1098.
386 out of 1,070 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (36%). College admission testing participation is about equal to the Texas median rate of 37% and in the bottom 47% for participation.
Friendswood High School offers 21 AP courses. 31 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 84% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Friendswood High School had 499 taking AP exams with a 413 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 92% percentile and significantly above the state median of 42 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||83%||42%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||31%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||11%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||5%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||27%|
|AP Courses Offered||21|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||13%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||14%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||11%|
Friendswood High School
702 GREENBRIAR DR