Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools

10 Points of Pride

  1. All WJCC schools earned full accreditation for the 11th year in a row. In the last five years, only 13 Virginia school divisions had all schools maintain full accreditation.
  2. As a recipient of the Virginia Governor’s 2017 VTSS Leadership Award, WJCC was recognized for initiatives to implement a multi-tier system of supports for behavioral intervention.
  3. Named to the Top Ten in the 2017 Digital School Districts Survey, WJCC was one of only five Virginia school divisions to earn recognition.
  4. Ranked 16th out of 132 Virginia school divisions in Niche’s 2017 Best School Districts rankings, WJCC scored an overall A grade in this rigorous assessment of academic and student-life data.
  5. The Class of 2017 was awarded $25,966,972 in scholarships.
  6. Norge Elementary students won the 2017 International Rube Goldberg Contest with their design of a machine to apply a Band- Aid©, beating out teams from China, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.
  7. WJCC is home to 52 National Board Certified Teachers.
  8. Through implementation of the digital flyer distribution system Peachjar, WJCC saved over 800,000 sheets of paper and 104 trees.
  9. At WJCC’s first Professional Learning Conference, 92 sessions were presented by WJCC staff members.
  10. The Exceptional Games, sponsored by the JHS Exceptional Eagles, brought together 188 students from all WJCC middle and high schools for a day of competition and camaraderie.

Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools



WJCC provides each and every student with the knowledge, skills and values to be a lifelong learner, communicate, think critically, work and live productively, and contribute constructively to the lives of others. WJCC is committed to providing the variety of programs necessary to address the range of students’ interests and needs as they grow academically, socially and emotionally.


Focus on the needs of individual students and personalize their learning experiences.


Act and display the highest levels of honesty, reliability and fidelity in all of our actions.


Students deserve instruction that keeps pace with advancements in education and the global society.


To our students, our staff and our community in our efforts to provide a premier education for every child.


Harness the creativity and support of our colleagues, families and community to reach our goals.

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