16-year-old Anthony Pacherille will return to Otsego County Court on August 20th for a bail hearing.
Pacherille is accused of three hate crimes in the of shooting a classmate in April.
Police say Pacherille, who is white, chased a black classmate and then shot the classmate in the arm with a .22 caliber rifle.
Investigators say Pacherille tried to kill the student.
If found guilty - Pacherille could face up to 25 years in prison.