For her outstanding contributions as teacher, Betty is recognized on the Donors’ Wall of Fame by Walnut School of Emporia, Kansas.

Mrs. Rose was a wonderful child advocate and always was willing to give her time, energy, and love.  She was a patient, kind, and positive teacher.


What a delight in my life!

You are an inspiration and wonderful role model!

What a fun time I’ve had working with you!

My-friend-I will miss you!

A very friendly person.  One that will be missed.

You are so friendly and assuring; whoever meets you leaves with a feeling of joy.

You have been a bright spot in the lives of so many!

You are such a positive influence on the students and especially the staff!

You are my role model.  I want to be as kind, fun-loving, and busy as you are.

Fond memberies remain of your dedication to all the children of this neighborhood and community.  Thank you and long live Whitey and Roses.  Good Luck!