Thank you for choosing Wisconsin Youth Company School Year Programs!  

Please note: Families are varied and the use of the word Parent(s) refers to the adult(s) who are responsible for the child(ren).  

Please carefully review all tabs on this webpage prior to your first day of school. Additional information can be found in our program handbook. For more information please review our COVID-19 addendum located in our program handbook.

Merton Intermediate School  |  N68 W28320 Sussex Road, Merton 

Before & After School Program Information

  • Before and After School Program Cell Phone   |   414-380-8805  
  • Before School Program Hours   |   Monday-Friday: 6:30-8:50 a.m.   
  • After School Program Hours   |   Monday-Friday: 3:50-6 p.m. 

4K Wrap Program Information

  • A.M. 4K Wrap Program Cell Phone   |   414-380-8813  
  • A.M. 4K Wrap Program Hours   |   Monday-Friday: 8:50 a.m.-12:50 p.m.  
  • P.M. 4K Wrap Program Cell Phone   |  414-380-8805
  • P.M. 4K Wrap Program Hours   |   Monday-Friday: 11:50 a.m.-3:50 p.m. 

2021-2022 Program Schedule

Meet the Staff 

  • Site Supervisor  |  Megan Johnson 
  • A.M. 4K Wrap Lead Teacher & Before School Staff  |  TBD
  • P.M. 4K Wrap Lead Teacher & After School Staff  |  Cheyenne Webb

All staff have education and/or experience related to working with children. They receive training prior to the start of the school year and are certified in first aid and CPR. All staff receive additional training regarding health & wellness and cleaning & sanitation protocols.

Parent Contact Information  
Program staff may need to contact you from program at phone numbers you provided during the registration process with questions or concerns, for this reason when phone numbers or pick-up arrangements change, please update this information with our administrative office. To update this information, or any other information regarding your child(ren) and your family, please send an email to waukesha@wisconsinyouthcompany.org. This information cannot be updated via your Parent Portal.

Please note: Families are varied and the use of the word Parent(s) refers to the adult(s) who are responsible for the child(ren).  

Program Location 

Before and After School programs are located in rooms 118 and 119. The entrance to program rooms is through the front of the intermediate school. Once inside the school proceed to the ramp and turn right.  The program rooms will be on the right at the top of the ramp.    

Before School Drop-off 

  • Parents will be allowed to enter the building and drop off their child(ren) between 6:30 a.m. and 8:15 a.m. If you are dropping off after 8:15 a.m., please call 414-380-8805.
  • We kindly request that Parents do not enter the program room
  • Children will put belongings on a hook or in a basket and sanitize hands each morning 
  • Staff will be responsible for signing children into program 

After School Pick-up 

  • If arriving prior to 4:30 p.m. call or text our program phone 414-380-8805 upon arriving to program. Staff will have children clean up, gather belongings, sanitize hands and exit the program space. We strongly encourage Parents to meet their child(ren) outside the door if you are picking up prior to 4:30 p.m.   
  • If your child(ren) has not exited the school five minutes after your first call or text, please call the site phone    
  • If arriving after 4:30 p.m. follow directions above or head to program room. Staff will greet you at the door and have your child(ren) get ready to go home. We kindly request that parents do not enter the program room. 
  • If a different pre-authorized pick up person is planning to pick up from After School, please notify our administrative office or the site directly 

Daily Activities 

  • Wisconsin Youth Company staff will create weekly lesson plans tiered to the children’s interests  
  • Our program helps your child(ren) to discover new opportunities through our choice-based curriculum   
  • Within the daily activities, children will have a chance to participate in STEM, art projects, community building games, and other various hands-on activities to expand their developmental growth. Along with developing important life skills such as language, social and emotional skills.   
  • There will be time for daily outdoor recreation (weather permitted) where children will participate in group games and explore the playground  
  • Children are also provided the opportunity to complete homework  

Snack 

  • A morning and afternoon snack will be provided  
  • All snacks served at program are nut-free  
  • Children will eat snack at tables while sitting 3-6 feet apart  
  • All children must wash hands with soap and water before and after eating   
  • Snacks are individually wrapped and will be passed out by staff  
  • Milk will also be served  
  • Please see the Wisconsin Youth Company Program Handbook for more details about snack  

Early Release 

On scheduled early dismissal dates, programs will begin at the early dismissal time. For children already enrolled on these days, no additional fees are charged and children will be expected to attend unless Parents notify us of their child(ren)’s absence. Please note: Children must bring a nut-free sack lunch not requiring refrigeration or microwaving. Milk will be provided, as well as an afternoon snack. (Exception: If the last day of school is an early release, program will not be held.) 

No School Days 

At this time, Wisconsin Youth Company will not be offering All Day Programs on no school days. To find out more regarding no school days please review your school’s calendar 

Please note: Families are varied and the use of the word Parent(s) refers to the adult(s) who are responsible for the child(ren).  

Arriving at A.M. 4K Wrap 

Please communicate with our administrative office regarding how your child(ren) will arrive to A.M. 4K Wrap. Options include: 

  • Bus  |  Please provide bus number 
  • Parent Drop-Off  |  If before 9 a.m., please drop-off at primary school. If after 9 a.m., please drop off at intermediate school.
  • Before School  |  Through a separate registration, your child(ren) may attend before school and will transition to 4K Wrap from there. To register for Before School please contact our administrative office.  

A.M. 4K Wrap End of Day 

A.M. 4K Wrap staff will walk children to their classroom at the primary school.  

Arriving at P.M. 4K Wrap 

P.M. 4K wrap staff will pick up children from their classroom at the primary school and walk the group to our room at Merton Intermediate School.  

 P.M. 4K Wrap End of Day 

When 4K wrap concludes, Parents have the following options. Please communicate with our administrative office how your child(ren) will depart program.  

  • After School  |  Through a separate registration, children can continue into our After School program until 6 p.m. Please review the After School program tab for additional information. Contact our administrative office to register for After School. 
  • Bus  |  Children can take bus transportation provided by the school. Please coordinate through the school and inform Wisconsin Youth Company’s Administrative Office of your child(ren)’s bus number. 
  • Parent Pick-up  |  Children can be picked up outside in front of the primary school, near the playground. Staff and children will be waiting starting at 3:50 p.m. If picking up prior to 3:50 p.m. please contact the 4K wrap teacher on their cell phone.

Daily Activities

Wisconsin Youth Company 4K wrap teachers will create weekly lesson plans tiered to the children’s interest. Our 4K wrap program helps your child to discover new opportunities through our choice-based curriculum. Within daily activities, children will have a chance to participate in STEM, art projects, community building games, and other various hands-on activities to expand their developmental growth. Along with developing important life skills such as language, social and emotional skills.

There will be time for daily outdoor recreation (weather permitted) where children will participate in group games and explore the playground.

Lunch

Parents must send a sack lunch that does not require refrigeration or microwaving; milk is provided. Some children have life-threatening allergies (like a peanut or tree nut allergy). For this reason, Wisconsin Youth Company requests that children bring a nut-free lunch.

Snack

  • A morning and afternoon snack will be provided
  • All snacks served at program are nut-free
  • Children will eat snack at tables while sitting 3-6 feet apart
  • All children must wash hands with soap and water before and after eating
  • Snacks are individually wrapped and will be passed out by staff
  • Milk will also be served
  • Please see the Wisconsin Youth Company Program Handbook for more details about snack

Rest Time

  • Each day, there will be a 30-minute rest time for children. Wisconsin Youth Company will provide a padded mat and sheet for your child(ren) to lay on. Children’s rest mats will be positioned at least 6-feet apart from each other.
  • If Parents wish to send other items (i.e. small pillow, small blanket, small comfort toy, etc.) you may send those with your child(ren) on the first day or at any point in the school year. All items brought in will be kept in a tote (size) labeled with your child’s name.
  • During rest time, the lights will be turned off and quiet music will be played. Children that do not choose to sleep may be given permission to play with small manipulatives near their mat.
  • At the end of each week, child(ren)’s items and rest sheet will be sent home to be washed and returned to program

Early Release

​On scheduled early release dates, 4K wrap program will be held if the school’s 4K class is occurring. To find out more regarding early release days please review your school’s calendar.

No School Days

At this time, Wisconsin Youth Company will not be offering all day programs on no school days. To find out more regarding no school days please review your school’s calendar.

Before & After School Site Cell Phone Number: 414-380-8805 
4K Wrap Site Cell Phone Number: 414-380-8813 This number can be used to call or text Wisconsin Youth Company staff at your child(ren)’s location during program hours. Please note that staff are engaged with children during program hours and may not be able to answer. Please leave a message and they will get back to you.  

24-Hour Attendance Message Line: 262-547-2326  |  Please call the message line when your child(ren) will be absent from program. All absences must be reported. Please leave a message regarding your child(ren)’s name, program, and the date(s) of absence.  

Administrative Office: 262-547-8770 ext. 0  |  If you need immediate assistance, please contact our administrative office. Our administrative office can also assist you with your registration questions.  

Wisconsin Youth Company Email: waukesha@wisconsinyouthcompany.org  |  To communicate with our administrative or registration team or if you have questions regarding your account please send us an email.