DELMARVA- The final four winners of the "Just Zoo It" contest were announced today. The top earning public schools of each county were Deal Island Elementary of Somerset County, Pocomoke Elementary of Worcester County, Delmar Elementary of Wicomico County, and the overall winner Vienna Elementary School.
WMDT was there for the surprise announcement to the private school winner, The Salisbury School, of Wicomico County. Fifth grade winner Colin Krisulevicz said "I hit up my grandma up for some cash and I was not at all expecting this but she sent me 100 dollars!" Another fifth grader, Caroline Anderson, said she wasn't all too shocked that her class won. "I was kind of surprised but I knew we did good on raising a lot of money," she said.
Each winning class will receive an all expense paid trip to the Salisbury Zoo, a V-I-P tour, pizza party, and other gifts. Vienna Elementary School, the top earning class overall also gets to name on of the zoo's wallabies.
The contest brought in over $33,000 this year, bringing the total to more than $91,000 in just three years.