WINTERPORT — Leroy Smith School placed third in the fifth annual WinterKids Winter Games competition that wrapped up in February with 22 schools competing statewide to win a total of $50,000 for their schools.

The Winter Games is a four-week series of challenges in outdoor physical activity, nutrition, family engagement and winter carnival. This year’s games celebrated the Olympic Winter Games. The first WinterKids Winter Games began in conjunction with the 2018 Olympic Winter Games.

All competing schools received a cash prize based on how they finished. All told, 11,000 kids in Maine participated in the Winter Games, between the competitive and play-along versions of the program.

Jonesport Elementary School in Hancock County placed first in this year’s competition, winning the gold medal and $10,000. West Bath School in Sagadahoc County placed second, winning silver and $7,500, and Leroy Smith School finished third, winning bronze and $5,000.