Bates Academy

  • Bates Academy serves 674 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • Bates Academy's student population of 674 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students674 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Bates Academy
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Bates Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Black
98%
18%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bates Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.040.28
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
40%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public s Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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