Porter student wins new car for best attendance rate
BROWNSVILLE, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — A 99.4% attendance rate won a Porter High School Senior her first car.
It was a joint campaign between Brownsville ISD and Cardenas Motors to entice students to attend every class this past school year.
There were about 9500 students who qualified for the car, that was then pre-drawn to the final thirteen.
Illeana Quintanilla says she is proud of her hard work paying off and added she will attend college in Dallas next year.
Cardenas Motors and Brownsville ISD are hoping to make this an annual contest.