The COVID-19 Data
Review Panel, responsible for verifying the data utilized in the West Virginia Department of Education Saturday
Education Map, today reviewed data from a public health perspective to
determine the accuracy and reliability of the data to ensure they are a true
indication of what’s occurring among counties across West Virginia.
Berkeley County: Moved from orange to
gold based on additional testing results received and a reduced positivity
Lewis County: Moved from gold to yellow due to data validation and
three cases being removed due to case status updated and one case removed due
to outbreak information being updated.
Marion County: Moved from green to yellow due to data validation
and one case being added due to outbreak information being updated.
Marshall County: Moved from red to
orange due to data validation of 11 nursing home residents excluded and
transfer of three cases to correct county of residence.
Monroe County: Moved from gold to
yellow due to data validation and one nursing home resident excluded.
Morgan County: Moved from yellow to gold
due to additional testing results received.
Randolph County: Moved from gold
to yellow due to data validation of ten college students isolating in dorms
excluded and transfer of three cases to correct county of residence.
contributing toward the Saturday Education Map is based on data from the DHHR’s
County Alert Map as of 11:59 p.m. Thursday, November 5, 2020. This cut off time
is used to give time to verify the accuracy and completeness of all data to be
utilized in the Saturday Education Map.
DHHR media contact: DHHRCommunications@wv.gov and Education media contact: Christy.Day@k12.wv.us