Williamsburg-James City County students scores dipped slightly in several categories during the 2016-17 academic year, according to Virginia Department of Education Standards of Learning exam results released Tuesday.
Statewide, students made gains in the English writing test and decreased one percentage in the math and science tests.
Across the board, Williamsburg-James City County students passed slightly less often in the major subjects: English reading and writing, history/social sciences, math and science.
"A more in-depth analysis of SOL results will be presented to the school board in October," said superintendent Olwen Herron. "Divison staff will...