Starting school September 2019? Come and look at Ark Castledown

Ark Castledown welcomes you to visit for prospective September 2019 Reception children. No appointment is necessary - we look forward to meeting you!

Tuesday 13th November:         9.30am

Wednesday 14th November:    9.30am

Thursday 15th November:        1.30pm

Want to apply for a place?  Click here for further information.


Extra-Curricular Activities

We believe that education should extend beyond the classroom. We want our pupils to enjoy a rich and varied school life and that includes a wide choice of stimulating extra-curricular activities.  There will be clubs school plays and performances, sports clubs and opportunities to start or join clubs as demand rises. In addition to school trips and workshops there will be joint activities and competitions with other schools in the area.


After School Activity Clubs

We run a range of after-school clubs for pupils designed to build their confidence, teamwork and leadership skills.

Current Clubs

  • Dance
  • Singing
  • Football
  • Boom Active


Extended Hours Clubs

From 7.45amam the children are welcome to attend Breakfast Club.  The cost is £2.00 per day.  Activities will be provided to stimulate their thinking skills alongside a healthy breakfast meal. The children will be expected to follow the breakfast club rules and work with others on a range of activities and games.

From 3.00 - 6.00pm children are welcome to attend After School Club. The cost is £7.00 for the whole session until 6.00pm or £3.50 for the half session until 4-30pm and includes a healthy snack. This club is offered during term time only. For further information or a booking form, please see the office.