Bates Academy Demographics

Student Counts

Bates Academy has 838 enrolled students for the current school year in the following grades:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage Students
Black or African American 98.1% 822
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.1% 9
Asian American 0.5% 4
Hispanic or Latino 0.2% 2
Arabic 0.1% 1
Total 838

Gender Distribution

Gender Percentage No. Students
  Female 59.3% 497
  Male 40.7% 341

Special Education

Grade No. Students
Kindergarten 2
First 3
Second 8
Third 11
Fourth 4
Fifth 7
Sixth 8
Seventh 9
Eighth 8
Total 60

Bilingual

Grade No. Students
Fourth 1
Eighth 1
Total 2

Meals

43.7% of students at Bates Academy participate in the free and reduced meal programs.


Grade Free Reduced Paid
Kindergarten 11 2 62
First 36 6 39
Second 36 7 44
Third 36 2 46
Fourth 43 5 46
Fifth 41 4 44
Sixth 45 3 57
Seventh 38 6 65
Eighth 40 5 69
Total 326 40 472
Total % 38.9% 4.8% 56.3%



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.