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.


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