Bates Academy

Bates Academy serves 704 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Bates Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

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Bates Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Bates Academy's student population of 704 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students704 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Bates Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bates Academy is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#901 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
99%
18%
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White
n/a
66%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score
0.020.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bates Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bates Academy is David Ellis Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Macdowell Preparatory Academy (0.3 miles away)
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