Bates Academy Demographics

Student Counts

Bates Academy has 783 enrolled students for the current school year in the following grades:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage Students
Black or African American 98.7% 773
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9% 7
Asian 0.3% 2
Native Hawaiian/Pac Islander 0.1% 1
Total 783

Gender Distribution

Gender Percentage No. Students
  Female 57.2% 448
  Male 42.8% 335

Special Education

Grade No. Students
Pre Kindergarten 1
Kindergarten 3
First 1
Second 3
Third 2
Fourth 3
Fifth 7
Sixth 9
Seventh 10
Eighth 13
Total 52

Bilingual

Grade No. Students
Sixth 1
Eighth 1
Total 2

Meals

47% of students at Bates Academy participate in the free and reduced meal programs.


Grade Free Reduced Paid
Pre Kindergarten 0 0 52
Kindergarten 15 1 57
First 45 3 28
Second 35 4 40
Third 34 6 29
Fourth 37 4 42
Fifth 36 7 38
Sixth 45 4 56
Seventh 39 7 39
Eighth 41 5 34
Total 327 41 415
Total % 41.8% 5.2% 53.0%



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.