Welcome to The Ark Child Okeford Day Nursery
We are located in the heart of North Dorset, between Blandford Forum and Sturminster Newton, attached to St. Nicholas Primary School, in the village of Child Okeford.
We open from 8.00am until 6.00pm for 50 weeks per year. We are a community group with charitable status.
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Diary Dates


Inset Day – Monday 3rd June
Inset Days – Monday 22nd July & Tuesday 23rd July
Last day of Summer Term – Friday 19th July
Inset Days – Monday 2nd September & Tuesday 3rd September
First day of Autumn Term – Wednesday 4th September

Upcoming Events

Child Okeford Hey Day – Saturday 22nd June

The Ark’s Summer BBQ – Saturday 13th July

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