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Terms of Use

 

Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our Data Protection Policy govern St Bernadette Catholic Secondary School's relationship with you in relation to this website.

The term "St Bernadette" or "us" or "we" refers to the owner of the website whose address is Fossedale Avenue, Whitchurch, Bristol, BS14 9LS. The term "you" refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

•      The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

•      This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

•      All trademarks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.

•      Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

•      From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).

•      Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England and Wales.

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how St Bernadette Catholic Secondary School uses and protects any information that you give St Bernadette Catholic Secondary School when you use this website.

St Bernadette is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

St Bernadette may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 13 November 2017.

What we collect
We may collect the following information:

•      Organisation name, name and job title

•      Contact information including email address

•      Demographic information such as postcode

•      Other information relevant to providing our services

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

•      Internal record keeping.

•      We may use the information to improve our services.

Security
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

We also use cookies from Google Analytics to track the general location of visitors to the website. This information helps us to identify trends and understand why users visit our website. This information is used only for statistical analysis and then removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways: We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

Please view the section on our website about Data Protection for information about how the school complies with the latest data protection legislation.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

 

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