Newton elementary schools again this year participated in several McTeacher’s Nights at McDonald’s during October to raise funds for their schools. While helping run the restaurant, teachers also had an opportunity to greet and speak to students, parents and the public. Top: Thomas Jefferson Elementary held its McTeacher’s Night on Oct. 14, and McDonald’s owner Ginny Blattert is pictured presenting a check to Principal Lisa Sharp, Jessica Johnson and her first grade class. Above left: Aurora Heights Elementary School Principal Carol Farver accepts a check for $589.77 along with students Hayden, Annika, Gabe, Jaden and Aerial from Blattert. Above right: Following Woodrow Wilson Elementary’s McTeacher’s Night on Oct. 8, Blattert presented a check for the school to Kyle Long, student council vice president; Talbot Mastio, student president of the student council; and Principal Nancy Van Wyk. Below: Blattert presents a $658.06 check to Berg Elementary students Abigail Chance, Addison Hook, Javin Doland, Miranda Stacey, Marshall Miller, Daniel Morua and Assistant Principal Todd Schuster for their McTeacher’s Night on Oct. 1.