College, career, and life ready
for the 2022-23 school year
100% college acceptance rate since 2012!
Tuition Free • Easy Online Enrollment • Enroll Today to Avoid Waitlist
Judith Parker, Principal
Student Arrival & Dismissal
School opens for breakfast at 7:35 a.m.
The first bell rings at 8 a.m.
Scholars are dismissed at 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday Early Release
On Wednesdays, students have an Early Release and are dismissed at 12:30 p.m.
NOTICE: Parent/Teacher Conferences on April 6 and 7. Virtual options over two days. Schedule your conference using Meet the Teacher
Spring Break for Dr. Howard Fuller Collegiate Academy scholars and staff will begin on March 28. School will resume on Tuesday, April 5 and our offices will be closed.
NOTICE: In-Person Learning resumes on Tuesday, January 25. All students who plan to learn in-person MUST TAKE A COVID TEST. Testing begins at 7 a.m. and ends at 8:45 a.m. Classes begin at 8 a.m. An at-home learning option is also available.
Due to severe teacher staffing shortages related to COVID, HFCA will be returning to at-home (asynchronous) learning for Monday, January 24.
College, career & life ready
Dr. Howard Fuller Collegiate Academy does more than prepare scholars for higher education and careers. We provide them with the skills necessary to affect change in society and help transform their local, national and global communities.
Relationships that I form throughout my life matter in my college and career journey.
Each scholar has an adult mentor who is invested in the student’s success. Mentor and Mentee work closely to nurture the development of the scholars’ inner life making college access and academic achievement possible.
I am capable of intellectual challenge and academic success.
Our scholars are developed as empowered and eager learners capable of acquiring knowledge in a variety of disciplines and settings.
I can see myself going to and through college.
Our scholars are keenly aware of all of the post-secondary opportunities available to them and have aspirations for college acceptance, persistence and college graduation.
Dr. Howard Fuller Collegiate Academy’s mission is to nurture scholars capable of transforming their world by sending them to and through college.
A transformational moment
Dr. Howard Fuller Collegiate Academy is in a growth phase, with scholars enrolling from across the city to join our college-prep, personalized learning environment. Our growing student population has demonstrated that the goal of 450 scholars is achievable however our current facility is inadequate for our programming including our Early College Program and our technology, health care, and business Career Pathways
College acceptance rate since 2012
Over 300 scholars with growing enrollment
Over 60 scholars have earned early college credit since the pilot began in 2018.
100% of our scholars receive free and reduced lunch; 98% are Black; and 18% of scholars have a diagnosed learning disability.
who we are
Founded in 2004, Dr. Howard Fuller Collegiate Academy is a tuition-free, non-profit, public charter high school open to all students in the City of Milwaukee. We believe all students are capable of education regardless of their race, socioeconomic level, family situation or environment.
We demonstrate our college-going culture through campus visits, rituals with staff and students, and college and career planning. This year 38 (13%) of our students earned college credit through dual enrollment opportunities with our partners at UWM, MATC, and Gateway. Our college-going culture gets results: 100% of our graduates have been accepted into college
We do more than prepare our scholars for higher education. We believe all students are capable of engaging in high-level learning regardless of their race, socioeconomic level, family situation or environment.
Send Us a Message
Dr. Howard Fuller
4030 N. 29th Street,
Milwaukee, WI 53216
PHONE: (414) 873-4014
FAX: (414) 873-4344
Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Judith Parker, Principal
© since 2013 by Dr. Howard Fuller Collegiate Academy
Our Eight Character Strengths
- Social Intelligence
- Self Control