Reporter covering education Education: University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Ill., political science major
Donna St. George writes about education. She has also worked on The Post’s local projects staff, written about the toll of the 2001 terrorist attacks, followed a class of U.S. Marines from boot camp into the war on terrorism, and woven together narratives about domestic violence, the economic downturn, military women and modern family life.
She was previously a reporter at the New York Times, the Philadelphia Inquirer and the Los Angeles Times. Over the years, she has covered local and national news, worked as a Washington correspondent and reported on the South from a national bureau in New Orleans.
The incident involved two ninth-graders at one of Montgomery County’s highest-performing schools, Walt Whitman High. A police spokesman said a school-based officer investigated and documented the “bias-related incident,” but the students’ actions weren’t determined to be criminal.