Sandy Sagear

Sandra Sagear Wall Of Courage

The Sandra Sagear Wall of Courage is located at the new Plymouth High School in Canton, Michigan.

Interview with Jerry Trumpka

Dennis Jones – the Artist – at the Sagear Wall

2004 Sandra Sagear Wall of Courage Honorees
Jeff Cardinal
David Foust
John Kreger
Scott Thomas
2007 Sandra Sagear Wall of Courage Honoree
Brian Geick
2023 Sandra Sagear Wall of Courage Honorees
Andrea Burdette
Chiraag Krishna
Alexander Ham-Kucharski
Sean Kahlil
Kevin Kilgore
Jamie Wilkowski
Delaney Israel
Max Robertson
Kirbi Fagan
Jerry Trumpka
Erinne Rose Williams
Theodore Barker
Kristen Harshman Smelser
Jesse Lindlbauer
Jim Shinn
David Burley
Jamie Jones
Drew Poet
Rachel Koelzer
Mark LaPointe
Lindsey Freysinger


Imagine …

Sandra Sagear did.

Application for the Sandra Sagear Wall of Courage

Questions: Contact Debra Madonna or Kennedy Israel
All applications due no later than September 19, 2023


The Sandra Sagear Wall of Courage Committee is looking for Plymouth-Canton Students and / or Graduates who have displayed courage, perseverance, spirit, and creativity in succeeding in achieving an education, despite a physical, mental, or emotional barrier when they were students. In addition, they have shown an appreciation for others and commitment to their community.

The Sandra Sagear Wall of Courage is dedicated to acknowledging the importance of learning the stories of those who have made the difference.

The recipients of this award will have their names placed on the Sandra Sagear Wall of Courage, located at Plymouth High School. This award is named after Sandra Sagear, a 1969 graduate of the original Plymouth High School who imagined and believed she could succeed as she lived everyday with Polio.

This year is the 20th anniversary of the Sandra Sagear Wall of Courage. We are looking to hear their stories and add add the names to the existing five names currently engraved in honor of the PHS Class of 1969.   

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATION CATEGORY

Plymouth-Canton Residents

Category A

  • Must be a graduate, with a diploma or certificate of completion, from a school in the Plymouth- Canton Community School District.
  • Applicant is eligible 5 years post-graduation, pre-2018. 

Category B

  • Applicant is eligible the Spring of 2023, 5 years old and up.
  • Those who have had an IEP, 504, Special Services or the equivalent. 
  • Attends /attended a school in the Plymouth- Canton Community School District.
  • Applicant may have attended a school outside Plymouth-Canton School District if needed programs were not offered in Plymouth-Canton Schools