There were 549 new cases and 10 deaths reported on Thursday. There was no change in the number of hospitalizations.
The Arkansas Center for Health Improvement (ACHI) announced it is releasing additional data for trends in school districts and communities. The data at www.achi.net is provided to help inform local decision-makers, school personnel, and parents, about the impact of COVID-19 in their communities.
The Arkansas Department of Education said today it has updated the Response Levels for On-site Learning Document. This document will guide school districts in determining and mitigating health risks connected to on-site instruction and school activities.