State’s COVID-19 school dashboard could be ready next month

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — State officials say a new online tracker designed to help educators track COVID-19 cases could be available next month.

Dr. Kristina Box is commissioner of the Indiana State Department of Health. She recently discussed the tracker at a state pandemic update.  The department is gathering hundreds of thousands of student records for the tool.

On Sunday, health officials reported 618 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and two deaths. Overall, 85,932 COVID-19 cases have been reported in Indiana.