Shawnee High School senior Quineshia Carr, one of the two February finalists, was named the Shawnee News-Star and Patriot Auto Group Student of the Month for 2018-19.
She is the daughter of Quinnon Carr and Maxine Davis.
Shawnee High School Assistant Principal Ray Shaffer said Carr is a very polite and well-respected student at SHS.
Recognized for her academic and athletic awards, leadership and kindness, Carr has earned a spot as a finalist for a chance to win a car.
Shaffer said Carr is not only a member of the National Honor Society, but also was homecoming queen this year, received the Wolf Pack Award for volleyball her junior year, and was art contest champion both her junior and senior year.
Carr spends time as a volunteer at the local Head Start, as well as the Shawnee Early Childhood Center through a SHS Leadership program, he said.
Maintaining a GPA of 3.5, Carr also is a hostess at Cracker Barrel.
Shaffer said Carr is respectful, kind, honest, good-hearted, helpful, has high integrity and has a tremendous positive attitude.