Donaldson then asked if he was a student at the Community School, the report states.
David Holmes, the Community School’s executive director of strategic initiatives, said in an interview that Donaldson was employed by the Community School as a seventh-grade teacher beginning Aug. According to information that the Community School posted on its website after Donaldson was hired, he joined the school as a math and science teacher.Orchard wrote that the minor later reported to police that he had had a “sexual encounter with an adult male.” Shortly after the minor’s statements, his mother viewed the messages and photos sent by Donaldson on the Grindr app, identifying Donaldson as a seventh-grade teacher at the Community School, Orchard’s report states.According to the report, Donaldson was fired Tuesday afternoon, escorted from Community School property and interviewed and arrested at the Sun Valley Police Department a short time later.Pettit also wrote that Sun Valley police will have an increased presence at the school in the coming weeks, with off-duty officers to serve as additional security during school hours. 9 for a preliminary hearing, at which time the prosecutor must show there is probable cause that Donaldson committed the crime with which he is charged. 30, in Blaine County 5th District Magistrate Court and released on ,000 bail.
The felony charge carries a penalty of up to 25 years in prison. Kim Orchard, Donaldson sent three nude photos to the Blaine County minor and Community School student on Sept. The minor answered that he would like to engage in sex with Donaldson, Orchard’s report stated.