Useful Info

Term Dates 2018

Term 1:
Monday 3rd Sept to Friday 19th Oct


Half Term:
Monday 22nd Oct to 29th Oct (inclusive)


Term 2:
Tuesday 30th Oct to Thursday 13th Dec

Term 3:
Starts Monday 7th Jan 2019

Dates for Your Diary:
Christmas Party - Friday 14th December 2018


Activity News

Halloween & Bonfire Night

This term we will be making a large wall display for bonfire night and doing various art activities for Halloween; e.g. making some bats, ghosts and pumpkin pots.


We will also be celebrating Christmas, decorating a tree, making a card, reindeer food etc. and teaching the children some simple Christmas songs for them to sing after the Christmas party to parents.


Ofsted Report

Download the Report

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


Contact Us

If you are thinking of preschool for your child please get in touch. The sooner the better if have specific days and sessions in mind.


If you have any questions or would like to arrange a visit please call or email us or complete the below contact form and we will get back to you within 3 working days.



Tel: 01235 764010


The Ark Preschool (Wantage)

The Butler Centre
17 Church Street



OX12 8BL


You can find us next to the museum on Church Street.