Bates Academy Demographics

Student Counts

Bates Academy has 726 enrolled students for the current school year in the following grades:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage Students
Black or African American 98.1% 712
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.2% 9
Asian 0.4% 3
Arabic 0.1% 1
Hispanic or Latino 0.1% 1
Total 726

Gender Distribution

Gender Percentage No. Students
  Female 59.5% 432
  Male 40.5% 294

Special Education

Grade No. Students
Kindergarten 3
First 1
Second 3
Third 7
Fourth 3
Sixth 12
Seventh 12
Eighth 8
Total 49

Meals

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


Grade Free Reduced Paid
Pre Kindergarten 0 0 52
Kindergarten 22 3 45
First 26 5 33
Second 28 5 33
Third 32 11 27
Fourth 34 6 35
Fifth 35 8 32
Sixth 31 7 34
Seventh 44 4 37
Eighth 47 5 45
Total 299 54 373
Total % 41.2% 7.4% 51.4%



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.