Annie J. Ross
Listed as faculty in the 1940 through 1946 Mar-Ken Yearbooks; was Principal of Mar-Ken Junior High.
From 1940 Mar-Ken Yearbook:
Miss Annie Ross – Junior High Principal
Principal of the Junior High, Miss Ross combines effective teaching methods with pleasant discipline. She attended Colorado University at Boulder, received her teacher’s certificate from Normal Training School in Kansas and completed her work at U.C.L.A. Miss Ross’ gracious personality is a great factor in the success of her work.
Born: September 21, 1896, Kansas Died: January 6, 1973, Los Angeles, CA – age 76 Annie J. Ross is listed as faculty in the 1938 through 1944 Mar-Ken Yearbooks and Mar-Ken Journal; was Principal of Mar-Ken Junior High. In the November 24, 1938 Mar-Ken Journal: What the Grade Teachers are Planning to do During the Holidays: Miss Ross, Principal, is going to take an auto trip in the Sacramento Valley In the December 16, 1938 Mar-Ken Journal: WHAT THEY ARE DOING FOR CHRISTMAS – WHAT THEY WANT FROM SANTA CLAUS: Miss. Ross: With family Typewriter In the September 27, 1940 and October 11 and 25, 1940 Mar-Ken Journals: Miss Ross is listed as the Mar-Ken Journal Faculty Advisor and teaches Junior High School. In the November 20, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal: FACULTY DURING VACATION: Miss Ross is having turkey dinner in West Hollywood with relatives and friends. From 1940 Mar-Ken Primary School & Junior High School Yearbook: Annie J. Ross: “Whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are of good report – think on these things”; this is the motto which governs the life and activities of our Miss Annie Ross. The rare faculty of teaching our children to be as perservering as Columbus, as far seeing as Thomas Jefferson, and as ambitious as John Smith is possessed by her. To know Miss Ross is to love her. In the 1943 Mar-Ken Primary & Junior High School Annual: Miss Ross has a little Gremlin that takes her pen out of her hair when she wants to use it.