Bates Academy Demographics

Student Counts

Bates Academy has 720 enrolled students for the current school year in the following grades:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage Students
Black or African American 98.2% 707
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.1% 8
Asian 0.4% 3
Arabic 0.1% 1
Hispanic or Latino 0.1% 1
Total 720

Gender Distribution

Gender Percentage No. Students
  Female 59.6% 429
  Male 40.4% 291

Special Education

Grade No. Students
Pre Kindergarten 1
Kindergarten 3
First 1
Second 3
Third 7
Fourth 3
Sixth 12
Seventh 12
Eighth 9
Total 51

Bilingual

Grade No. Students
Sixth 1
Total 1

Meals

60.5% of students at Bates Academy participate in the free and reduced meal programs.


Grade Free Reduced Paid
Pre Kindergarten 25 4 21
Kindergarten 34 8 27
First 31 6 27
Second 37 4 25
Third 30 12 27
Fourth 43 4 28
Fifth 39 9 25
Sixth 34 8 30
Seventh 48 6 30
Eighth 47 7 44
Total 368 68 284
Total % 51.1% 9.4% 39.4%



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.