This policy explains what types of personal information will be gathered when you visit the New College School website, and how this information will be used. Please note that this policy applies to the main web pages (i.e. those in www.newcollegeschool.org).
If you follow a link to any other website, please check their policies before you submit any personal information to those websites.
How we use "cookies"
Most of our web pages use "cookies". A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we place on your computer or mobile device if you agree. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website, which helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allow us to improve our website.
On some parts of the website, we may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our webmasters. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns which does not identify any individual and allows us to ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
How the information collected is used
Personal information provided to the School by you will only be used for the purposes stated when the information is requested. Personal information will not be sold to third parties, or provided to direct marketing companies or other such organisations without your permission.
Personal information collected and/or processed by the School is held in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 2018. Demo-graphical and statistical information about user behaviour may be collected and used to analyse the popularity and effectiveness of the School's website. Any disclosure of this information will be in aggregate form and will not identify individual users.
How we store information collected
Information which you provide to us will ordinarily be stored on our secure servers. We may disclose your personal information to third parties if we are under a duty to disclose or share such information in order to comply with any legal obligation or to protect the rights, property or safety of the School, its members or others.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms.
You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
- Allow Cookies
This cookie is used to determine whether the user allows cookies or not.e4education
These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites.
They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.
- Google Analytics
Google Analytics gathers information allowing us to understand interactions with our websites and ultimately refine that experience to better serve you.google.com
- Google Maps
Most Google users will have a preferences cookie called 'NID' in their browsers. A browser sends this cookie with requests to Google's sites. The NID cookie contains a unique ID Google uses to remember your preferences and other information.google.com
- YouTube Videos
This cookie is set by the YouTube video service and aims to limit repeat advertising and deliver more relevant advertising to you.youtube.com