Rochester, Webster, N.Y. – Henderson Ford, The Andrew Langston Center for Educational Excellence, Advantage Federal Credit Union, Attorney Van White, WDKX, 13 WHAM ABC, FOX Rochester, and CW Rochester will be announcing the second year, Focus on Education giveaway during a Rochester City School District senior assembly.  The academic year-long giveaway will conclude with one lucky senior winning a new Henderson Ford Focus and twelve additional seniors winning cash prizes. This campaign rewards student behavior, focusing on their educational success.


Thursday, December 7

9:10 am – 9:40 am @ East Upper School, 1801 E Main Street

10:30 am – 11:00 am @ Leadership Academy for Young Men, 415 Lake Avenue

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WDKX, 13 WHAM ABC, FOX Rochester, CW Rochester, The Andrew Langston Center for Educational Excellence, Attorney Van White, Advantage Federal Credit Union, and Henderson Ford are partnering together to reward the efforts of hard working students in the Rochester City School District. Their combined goal is for students to focus on their education, believing that every minute matters with scholastics. They want students to attend school, freshman to become seniors, and seniors to walk across the stage at graduation!

Seniors have the opportunity to enter the giveaway of a new Henderson Ford Focus and cash prizes through a variety of academic and school involvement:

  • 1-3 chances, PASSING quarterly report cards (1 per quarter: 1st, 2nd, 3rd quarters)
  • 1-3 chances, ATTENDANCE, no more than 3 unexcused absences or less tardies/quarter (1 per quarter: 1st, 2nd, 3rd quarters)
  • 1-3 additional chances, ATTENDANCE, 0 unexcused absences or tardies/quarter (1 per quarter: 1st, 2nd, 3rd quarters)
  • 1 chance, uploading a video to explaining why graduating from RSCD is important
  • 1 chance, participating on a school TEAM or school sponsored CLUB
  • 1 chance, for downloading the RCSDLink (To access the app: ANDROID OR iPhone
  • 1 chance, FINANCIAL LITERACY Banzai Program participation, sponsored by Advantage Federal Credit Union

There are twelve Rochester City Schools that will be taking part in the giveaway:

  • World of Inquiry School No. 58
  • East Upper School
  • Edison Career & Technology High School
  • Integrated Arts & Technology High School
  • James Monroe High School
  • Joseph C. Wilson Magnet High School Commencement Academy
  • Leadership Academy for Young Men
  • Northeast College High School
  • Rochester Early College International High School
  • School of the Arts
  • School Without Walls Commencement Academy
  • Vanguard Collegiate High School

Rochester City School seniors can register independently online or seek help from their teachers or counselors. The winners will be announced at the end of the 2018 school year.  For more car giveaway information visit:

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