Bates Academy Demographics

Student Counts

Bates Academy has 752 enrolled students for the current school year in the following grades:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage Students
Black or African American 98.1% 738
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.2% 9
Asian 0.4% 3
Arabic 0.1% 1
Hispanic or Latino 0.1% 1
Total 752

Gender Distribution

Gender Percentage No. Students
  Female 59.6% 448
  Male 40.4% 304

Special Education

Grade No. Students
Kindergarten 3
First 3
Second 3
Third 7
Fourth 3
Fifth 2
Sixth 10
Seventh 11
Eighth 6
Total 48

Meals

48.6% of students at Bates Academy participate in the free and reduced meal programs.


Grade Free Reduced Paid
Kindergarten 8 4 69
First 28 6 38
Second 28 6 38
Third 35 13 33
Fourth 32 10 38
Fifth 39 9 40
Sixth 36 7 42
Seventh 48 5 42
Eighth 47 5 46
Total 301 65 386
Total % 40.0% 8.6% 51.3%



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.