4K Program

Welcome to the Oak Creek-Franklin Joint School District's 4K Program! The District offers half day 4K at four locations: Deerfield Elementary, Forest Ridge Elementary, Salvation Army, and Shepard Hills Elementary. Click the 4K Staff Directory Button Below to view information about our teachers at each location.

4K Staff Directory

4K Locations


Forest Ridge

Salvation Army

Shepard Hills

Helpful Documents:

4K Enrollment Forms

*Please note: These forms are for the 2017-18 school year. Online enrollment for the 2018-19 school year will open on February 12.

2017-18 4K Supply List

4K Handbook

Important Dates

4K Concert
Thursday, January 18th
AM Class 5:00-5:45pm PM Class 6:30-7:15pm (Families will begin arriving at 4:30pm)

4K Concert
Wednesday, May 16th
AM Class 5:00-5:45pm PM Class 6:30-7:15pm (Families will begin arriving at 4:30pm)

Enrollment Information for the 2018-19 School Year

Enrollment week for the District's 4K and 5K programs will take place March 12 - March 16 from 7:30 am to 5:00 pm at the District Office. Please note, 5K enrollment is only for students NOT currently enrolled in the District.

For more information visit: http://www.ocfsd.org/enrollment/4k-5k-enrollment

4K Curriculum

Mathematic Skills

  • Rote Counting
  • Identifying numbers/shapes/colors
  • Sorting and comparing

Social & Emotional Skills

  • Expressing self
  • Developing self-control during structured/unstructured activities
  • Communicating emotions appropriately
  • Demonstrating self-confidence
  • Accepting responsibility

Early Literacy

  • Recognizing their name
  • Writing
  • Identifying letters and numbers
  • Recognizing concepts of print

Listening & Understanding

  • Answering questions
  • Following complex instructions

Speaking & Communicating

  • Participating in class discussions and activities
  • Communicating their needs appropriately
  • Using a variety of vocabulary and language structure

Self Help

  • Putting on and taking off their coat
  • Zipping, snapping, and buttoning
  • Maintain good personal hygiene
  • Demonstrating care of personal items