Dr. Howard Fuller Collegiate Academy Breaks Ground for New School Building

A community groundbreaking celebration was held on Tuesday, November 15, to commemorate the construction of a new building for Dr. Howard Fuller Collegiate Academy. The celebration was held at the America’s Black Holocaust Museum in the historic Bronzeville Neighborhood adjacent to the new location. Learn More … 

4030 N. 29th Street,
Milwaukee, WI 53216
PHONE: (414) 873-4014
FAX: For transcripts and student records, please email: s.hightower@howardfullerca.org or j.parker@howardfullerca.og

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 3:35 p.m.

Wednesday Early Release
On Wednesdays, students have an Early Release and are dismissed at 12:37 p.m.

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Sherlean Roberts, a 2020 HFCA alum, experienced the Pandemic’s immediate effects on her senior year much like other high school seniors across the country.

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School Schedule August 30 through September 9

School Schedule August 30 through September 9

The first day of school for all scholars is Tuesday, August 30. The first bell rings at 7:55 a.m. and students will be dismissed at 12:37 p.m. For a complete schedule for the first two weeks of school, please see below. For questions, please call our office at (414) 873-4014.

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Family Handbook: 2022-23

Family Handbook: 2022-23

We encourage families to read and discuss the Family Handbook together, as it will serve as a guide for our students to be successful at Dr. Howard Fuller Collegiate Academy.

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100% College Acceptance Rate since 2012

Members of the graduating Class of 2022 have been accepted into a total of 367 colleges and universities.

Character, Achievement, College

This year, 23% of our students earned college credit through early college opportunities with our partners at UWM, MATC, and Gateway.

Four Career Pathways

 In addition to our Early College Program, we offer four Career Pathways in technology, education, health care, and business.

Our Mission

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, education, health care, and business Career Pathways

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 serve over 320 scholars, most of whom reside on the north side of Milwaukee, receive free and reduced lunch, and will be the first in their families to attend college when they attend. 

Our mission is to send our scholars to and through college and we engage them in a vibrant culture of mentoring, challenging academics, and early college experiences. From day one every scholar is engaged in college and career exploration that culminates in apprenticeships and early workplace opportunities. This year, 23% of eligible students earned college credit through dual enrollment opportunities at our partner schools — UWM, MATC, WCTC, Gateway and Herzing. 

Our college-going culture gets results: 100% of our graduates have been accepted into college since 2012. We do more than prepare our scholars for higher education. We believe in and support our scholars’ college aspirations and, through our familial environment, nurture within them the tools each needs to persist through any obstacles. 

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Dr. Howard Fuller
Collegiate Academy

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.
Summer Office Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Judith Parker, Principal

© since 2013 by Dr. Howard Fuller Collegiate Academy

Our Eight Character Strengths

  • Love
  • Optimism
  • Zest
  • Social Intelligence
  • Grit
  • Curiosity
  • Self Control
  • Gratitude