MERCER COUNTY (WVVA) -- The Mercer County Board of Education is revising its school reentry plan.
According to a press release, if Mercer County is designated as green, yellow or gold on the WVDE's Saturday School Alert System update:
- Elementary students will follow Blended Model A; students attend school five days a week
- Middle and high schools students will follow Blended Model B; 50% of students attend each day.
- Unless: both the Incidence and Positivity Rate are below 3.0 for two weeks - then, middle and high school students will also attend five days a week. If either number goes above 3.0, middle and high school students will go back to the 50% schedule the following week.
If Mercer County goes Orange on a Saturday update, students will resort to remote learning the following week. If a county is designated red at any time, students resort to remote learning the following day.
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