Bates Academy Demographics

Student Counts

Bates Academy has 738 enrolled students for the current school year in the following grades:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage Students
Black or African American 98.6% 728
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9% 7
Asian 0.3% 2
Hispanic or Latino 0.1% 1
Total 738

Gender Distribution

Gender Percentage No. Students
  Female 57.9% 427
  Male 42.1% 311

Special Education

Grade No. Students
First 4
Second 1
Third 3
Fourth 6
Fifth 6
Sixth 5
Seventh 11
Eighth 13
Total 49

Bilingual

Grade No. Students
Seventh 1
Total 1

Meals

52.4% of students at Bates Academy participate in the free and reduced meal programs.


Grade Free Reduced Paid
Kindergarten 19 3 60
First 38 8 41
Second 33 6 34
Third 38 5 36
Fourth 30 10 33
Fifth 45 4 41
Sixth 44 9 36
Seventh 34 8 38
Eighth 47 6 32
Total 328 59 351
Total % 44.4% 8.0% 47.6%



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.