Cline and Westwood Elementary to receive roof repairs: 2 takeaways from Friendswood ISD's Dec. 11 meeting

Westwood Elementary, located in Friendswood ISD, turned 50 years old in October.

Westwood Elementary, located in Friendswood ISD, turned 50 years old in October.

Friendswood ISD officials discussed multiple updates to both the Cline and Westwood Elementary buildings at the Dec. 11 board of trustees meeting.



  1. Friendswood ISD to seal roofs on Cline and Westwood Elementary gyms


Friendswood ISD will repair both Cline Elementary and Westwood Elementary’s metal gym roofs to fix leaking problems.

“It’s been leaking for a number of years,” Superintendent Thad Roher said. “It’s been on one of our priority lists for our roof projects.”

Cline’s sealant will have a 10-year warranty and the total repairs will cost $43,940. Westwood’s sealant will have a 20-year warranty and the total repairs will cost $64,462. Both items were approved 6-0, with Trustee Robert McCabe absent.





2.  Need for Cline Elementary rebuild considered
Danny Brewster with Bay IBI presented trustees with a building assessment of Cline Elementary. The presentation led to considerations of updating the building.

“It’s a big deal for me,” Board President Rebecca Hillenberg said.

No final decisions were made regarding the upgrade.


By Haley Morrison
Haley Morrison came to Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after graduating from Baylor University. She was promoted to editor in February 2019. Haley primarily covers city government.


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