Bates Academy Demographics

Student Counts

Bates Academy has 876 enrolled students for the current school year in the following grades:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage Students
Black or African American 97.9% 858
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.1% 10
Asian American 0.6% 5
Hispanic or Latino 0.2% 2
Arabic 0.1% 1
Total 876

Gender Distribution

Gender Percentage No. Students
  Female 57.3% 502
  Male 42.7% 374

Special Education

Grade No. Students
Kindergarten 2
First 4
Second 12
Third 4
Fourth 5
Fifth 3
Sixth 10
Seventh 10
Eighth 11
Total 61

Bilingual

Grade No. Students
Third 2
Seventh 1
Total 3

Meals

31.8% of students at Bates Academy participate in the free and reduced meal programs.


Grade Free Reduced Paid
Pre Kindergarten 2 0 16
Kindergarten 16 0 54
First 27 0 61
Second 31 0 56
Third 31 0 62
Fourth 39 0 57
Fifth 31 0 55
Sixth 32 0 77
Seventh 35 0 83
Eighth 35 0 76
Total 279 0 597
Total % 31.8% 0.0% 68.2%



Note: student count, ethnicity, gender distribution, special education, bilingual and meal status numbers are based on enrollment information and may differ from FTE numbers reported to the State of Michigan Department of Education. Please contact the Department of Pupil Population Management for official information.