Burton school wins iPads in Twitter follower victory

Some local school kids won big in a social media competition sponsored by the National Heritage Academies.

Burton Glen Charter Academy is the winner in the "You Could Win Big" Twitter contest.

The top Prize was 17 iPad minis for the school.

76 schools competed to see who could gain the most Twitter followers in just 15 days.

The competition came down to the wire with two other Michigan schools.

The 76 schools were NHA schools across the country. The final tally for Burton Glen was 1679 new followers.