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The latest news, information and updates from Ark Start Nurseries.

How trusts can turn the tide for early years

With the early years sector in crisis, one multi-academy trust that has started running EYFS settings says its approach could offer a solution.  The Tes article last week “The slow erosion of EYFS...

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Why nursery is so important.

Moira Cruddas, Deputy Regional Director for Ark Schools and former Principal of Ark John Archer, explains why nursery is so important and why she thinks children who join Ark Start...

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Expertise at Ark Start

We are very proud that both our headteacher, Molly, and our head of teaching and learning work beyond the Ark Start network – most recently, they have been consulted by...

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Ark Start’s Molly Devlin speaks to Ofsted.

One of Ofsted’s key strategic priorities acknowledges the relationship between early childhood experiences and a range of life outcomes, from educational success to well-being and good health. Listen to the...

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Ark Start Oval: A Good Provider

Ark Start Oval nursery “inspires curiosity”, says Ofsted.   Ark Start Oval, a nursey in Croydon, has been rated ‘good’ in all areas by Ofsted. The nursery was inspected last...

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