Early Years & Key Stage 1 Nurture ARC

The Nurture ARC is an:




The Nurture ARC is a specialised provision for up to six children who have additional educational needs. It is provided by the Local Authority and is accessible for children from across the Authority through an ARC placement application. The small group setting of the Nurture ARC is part of the mainstream school, this is to promote inclusivity and opportunities for reintegration into mainstream education.  

The aim of the ARC is provide a safe and happy environment where children are able to build positive relationships with staff and children, develop confidence in themselves and enjoy learning, seeing themselves as successful learners.  

After a two year placement some children can successfully reintegrate back into mainstream education while others are found the best educational provision within the Local Authority to meet the individual child’s needs.