Bates Academy Demographics

Student Counts

Bates Academy has 723 enrolled students for the current school year in the following grades:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage Students
Black or African American 98.1% 709
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.2% 9
Asian 0.4% 3
Arabic 0.1% 1
Hispanic or Latino 0.1% 1
Total 723

Gender Distribution

Gender Percentage No. Students
  Female 59.8% 432
  Male 40.2% 291

Special Education

Grade No. Students
Pre Kindergarten 1
Kindergarten 3
First 1
Second 3
Third 7
Fourth 3
Sixth 11
Seventh 12
Eighth 8
Total 49

Meals

59.8% of students at Bates Academy participate in the free and reduced meal programs.


Grade Free Reduced Paid
Pre Kindergarten 26 4 22
Kindergarten 33 8 28
First 30 6 28
Second 37 5 24
Third 30 12 28
Fourth 42 4 29
Fifth 39 9 26
Sixth 32 9 30
Seventh 46 6 33
Eighth 49 6 42
Total 364 69 290
Total % 50.3% 9.5% 40.1%



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.