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.

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: 6:30-8:40 a.m.   
  • After School Program Hours  |  Monday-Friday: 3:50-6 p.m.

A.M. 4K Wrap Program Information

There are 2 A.M. wrap classes. If you have questions about which A.M. wrap class your child is in, please contact info@wisconsinyouthcompany.org.

  • A.M. 4K Wrap- A (Ms. Lisa) Program Cell Phone  |   414-380-8813   
  • A.M. 4K Wrap-B (Ms. Samm) Program Cell Phone | Coming soon
  • A.M. 4K Wrap Program Hours  |  Monday-Friday: 8:40 a.m.-12:50 p.m.   

P.M. 4K Wrap Program Information

  • 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.  

2024-2025 Program Calendar

Meet the Staff 

  • Before & After School Program Supervisor  | Catherine 
  • A.M. 4K Wrap (A) & Before School Lead Teacher  |  Lisa
  • A.M. 4K Wrap (B) & Before School Lead Teacher  |  Samm
  • P.M. 4K Wrap & After School Lead Teacher  |  Holly

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 and your family, please send an email to info@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 117 and 118. The entrance to program rooms is through door 1 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 children 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. 
  • Parents will sign their children in on our attendance.
  • Children will check in with staff and put belongings in a basket

After School Pick-up  

  • Parents should enter through door 1 for pick up. Our room numbers are 117 and 118. Parents will sign out their child on our attendance. 
  • 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 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 time (weather permitted) where children will participate in group games and explore the playground   
  • Children are also provided with the opportunity to complete homework   

Snack  

  • A morning and afternoon snack will be provided , along with milk
  • All snacks served at program are nut-free   
  • All children must wash hands with soap and water before and after eating    
  • Please see the Wisconsin Youth Company Program Handbook for more details about snack   

Early Release 

On scheduled early release dates, Before School will be the only program offered for scheduled families. There will be no After School or 4K wrap program offered on early release days.  

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).  

4K Soft Start | Merton School District has decided to offer a soft start to the school year for 4K children. This will provide a great opportunity for children to learn routines and get to know the staff. Your child may only attend 4K Wrap and/or Before & After School on their corresponding soft start day. Please see below for your child’s soft start day: 

Tuesday, September 3: Last name A-M, if child is enrolled to attend Tuesdays 

Wednesday, September 4: Last name N-Z, if child is enrolled to attend Wednesdays 

Your account will be charged for the day your child attends. The regular program schedule will begin on Thursday, September 5.  

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 our program space located in Merton 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 play (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 along with milk. 
  • All snacks served at program are nut-free 
  • All children must wash hands with soap and water before and after eating 
  • 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.  
  • Under DCF state licensing, children are required to have a blanket at nap time. Please send a blanket with your child. You may also send a small pillow or stuffed animal. All items will be kept in a tote at program. 
  • 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. It is important that Parents send the items back with their child on the following Monday. 

Early Release 

On scheduled early release dates, there will be no 4K wrap programs offered. 

 

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Reminders
  • If your child is going to be absent from program, please text or call our message attendance line at 2625472326.
  • Please sign out your child(ren) when you are picking them up from After School, including the time of pickup, and signature or initials. It is the same for signing into Before School when dropping off in the morning.
Weather Guidelines

This chart shows what children need to wear when programs go outside.

Photo Gallery

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Before & After School Cell Phone Number: 414-380-8805

A.M. 4K Wrap (Group A- Ms. Lisa) Site Cell Phone Number: 414-380-8813

A.M. 4K Wrap (Group B- Ms. Samm) Site Cell Phone Number: coming soon

P.M. 4K Wrap Site Cell Phone Number: 414-380-8805

These numbers 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 text or call the message line when your child(ren) will be absent from program. All absences must be reported. Please include 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: info@wisconsinyouthcompany.org  |  To communicate with our administrative or registration team or if you have questions regarding your account please send us an email.