The Standards of Learning, or “SOL” pass rates for the past year are out and Patrick County continues to lead Henry County and the City of Martinsville in all categories.

Henry County is squarely in the middle, and Martinsville trails in all areas. All three school divisions show the same strengths and weaknesses.

The highest scores were in math with Patrick County reaching 93 percent, Henry County with 82 percent, and Martinsville with 79 percent. The weakest subject was writing with Patrick County reaching 72 percent, Henry County with 68 percent, and Martinsville with 58 percent.