Cookies and Privacy Policy

Please read this policy in conjunction with our privacy policy, which sets out additional details on how we use personally identifiable information and your various rights.

Data Retention

Once an user account has been deleted, all associated personal information (name, e-mail address) is also removed. We will delete all data pertaining to a school within 18 months of receiving notice of an account closure (unless otherwise instructed).

What are cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the site or a third-party to recognise you and make your next visit easier and the site more useful to you. Essentially, cookies are a user’s identification card for the server. Web beacons are small graphic files linked to our servers that allow us to track your use of our site and related functionalities. Cookies and web beacons allow us to serve you better and more efficiently, and to personalise your experience on our site.

Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies.

How this site uses cookies

When you visit this website for the first time you will see a message advising you that cookies are used on this website. This website only uses one cookie - ASP.NET_SessionId, which is used to remember wether a user has logged in from one page to another, and as such, the site will not work properly if you choose to refuse cookies from this site. No sensitive information such as telephone numbers or email addresses are stored within these cookies. This cookie is a session cookie and as such, when you log out or close the browser, this cookie will be destroyed (on your browser and on the server).

What are your choices regarding cookies?

If you’d like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser. Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use some or all of the features we offer. You may not be able to log in, store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.