Bates Academy Demographics

Student Counts

Bates Academy has 758 enrolled students for the current school year in the following grades:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage Students
Black or African American 98.9% 750
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8% 6
Asian 0.3% 2
Total 758

Gender Distribution

Gender Percentage No. Students
  Female 57.3% 434
  Male 42.7% 324

Special Education

Grade No. Students
First 4
Second 1
Third 3
Fourth 7
Fifth 5
Sixth 6
Seventh 11
Eighth 14
Total 51

Bilingual

Grade No. Students
Seventh 1
Total 1

Meals

49.5% of students at Bates Academy participate in the free and reduced meal programs.


Grade Free Reduced Paid
Pre Kindergarten 1 0 50
Kindergarten 19 3 55
First 37 8 38
Second 30 6 31
Third 37 4 38
Fourth 27 9 32
Fifth 43 4 38
Sixth 44 8 33
Seventh 35 7 36
Eighth 47 6 32
Total 320 55 383
Total % 42.2% 7.3% 50.5%



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.