Useful Info

Term Dates 2019

Term 3:
Monday 7th Jan to Friday 15th Feb


Half Term:
Monday 18th to Friday 22nd Feb (inclusive)


Term 4:
Monday 25th February to Friday 5th Apr
(note finishing at 11.30am on 5th Apr)

Easter Holidays:
Monday 8th Apr to Monday 22nd Apr (inclusive)


Term 5 starts on Tuesday 23rd April

Activity News

Chinese New Year

This term we will be making a display for Chinese New Year. 2019 is the year of the Pig and the children will be able to celebrate it by making items such as lanterns.


We will also be celebrating Valentine's, Mother's Day, Easter & Father's Day.


Ofsted Report

Download the Report

The Ark are extremely proud to have been rated by Ofsted as consistantly 'good'. Read the full report here.



Welcome to The Ark

We provide high quality care and education for children from 2 to 5 years old. We have an envious Ofsted rating (view report here) and an amazing, experienced and dedicated team to ensure your child is safe, happy and achieves their best. We are based next to the Museum on Church Street.

Learn through Play

Taking Turns

Interactive Zoo Experience

Making Collages

Joining in Activities