Culverstone Green Primary School are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This webpage tells you the data protection and privacy practices for our website – cgps.kent.sch.uk, specifically:
- How the information you supply is used
- Our policy on sharing this information
- How we protect your information
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in this information
How the information you supply is used:
Should you send us an email via the contact form, your name, email address and message will be emailed to us (this is the normal practice). This information remains private and confidential. We will store this information within our own email system so that we are able to respond to you.
We use Feedburner RSS to deliver school news emails from our blog. If you subscribe to our news feed this way and choose delivery by email, FeedBurner will collect and retain the email address you enter, however this information remains private and is available only to us. Our email newsletters include an unsubscribe link in the footer, so you can unsubscribe at any time.
Should you comment on a blog post on our website, then your name, email address, IP address and message will be stored in our website database (this is the normal practice). Your registered name (user name) and comment are the only information viewable by the general public on our website.
Our policy on sharing this information:
Our website does not actively track you as an individual and we take your privacy very seriously. We do not share your personal information or email address any with third parties.
How we protect your information:
All information you provide is held as “Strictly Confidential” and we are serious about protecting the privacy and security of your personal information. We have security procedures in place to ensure this website is safe from hackers and other potential threats. We are continually monitoring these procedures to ensure the safeguarding of your personal information at all times.
How to correct any inaccurate information
Once posted, you cannot change or remove any comments you have submitted on our website blog posts. However, if you would like to have this information removed please contact us and we will do this for you.
Effective: 1st May 2012
Most web browsers allow some control of cookies through the browser settings. Below are guidelines for deleting and resetting your cookies in the most popular browsers:
Internet Explorer 10
Open Internet Explorer, click the ‘Tool’ icon in the top right corner, click ‘Internet options’. In the ‘General’ tab check ‘Delete browsing history on exit’, select the Cookies and website data checkbox and then click Delete.
Open Firefox, click ‘Tools’ then Options, select the Privacy tab then select ‘Remove individual cookies’ link, then click ‘Remove all cookies’. Click close then ok to shut the open windows.
Open Google Chrome, click the menu icon in the top right corner titled ‘Customise and control Google Chrome’, scroll down and click ‘tools’, then click ‘Clear browsing data’. When a new page opens check ‘Delete cookies and other site and plug-in data’, click ‘Clear browsing data’ in the bottom right.
Open Safari, select the Options icon (top right corner ‘spanner image’), then select Preferences, click the Privacy tab, select the Details button and then click Remove all.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit Google Analytics Opt Out.