Cookie and Privacy Notice for Wellspring Academy Trust, it’s website and domains ending with wellspringacademytrust.co.uk

1. Cookies and Data-Monitoring

Wellspring Academy Trust will respect your privacy at all times. Wellspring Academy Trust will not sell or make available in any way your personal information except where you have specifically asked us to. Wellspring Academy Trust is registered with the Information Commissioner's Officer in line with Data Protection legislation and therefore treats your personal data accordingly.

When users of our site send us personal information, such as their email address, the Trust undertakes:

We monitor and record, extensively, connections to and from college servers. We do this for security, statistical, and performance-measurement purposes, and in order to detect and prevent abuse. The monitoring data we collect includes browser type, domain names, traffic volumes, temporal data, IP information, and data posted from web-forms on our site.

We use “cookies” on most of sites to improve the quality of the service we offer, especially to enable users with visual impairment to alter the appearance of our site to suit their needs.

2. How to control and delete cookies

Wellspring Academy Trust will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by our websites, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.

Wellspring Academy Trust use a number of suppliers who also set cookies on our domain websites on our behalf in order to deliver the services that they are providing. If you would like more information about the cookies used by these suppliers, as well as information on how to opt-out, please see sections 4 and 5 below.

3. List of the main cookies

This is a list of the main cookies set by Wellspring Academy Trust websites, and what each is used for.

Cookie Name

Purpose

PHPSESSID

These cookies are used by Wellspring Academy Trust to identify you as a user between page loads. This allows Wellspring Academy Trust to remember certain settings, like which part of the website you were using before you were asked to sign in or register.

4. Third Party Cookies

Wellspring Academy Trust uses a number of suppliers who also set cookies on our websites on its behalf in order to deliver the services that they are providing.

If you would like more information about the cookies used by these suppliers, as well as information on how to opt-out, please see their individual privacy policies listed below.

Cookie Name

Purpose

Google Analytics

Wellspring Academy Trust users Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of our web sites and compile reports for us on activity on our sites.Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using the News App, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

How to reject or delete this cookie: http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.html

5. Cookies set by Third Party sites

To support our web sites and services, we sometimes embed photos and video content from other websites. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, YouTube, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. Wellspring Academy Trust does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.

By continuing to use this site you agree to cookies being set on your machine.

For more information about Cookies, visit: Information Commissioner’s Office website

Need More Information?

Contact: The Trust’s Data Controller,

Wellspring Academy Trust,

Digital Media Centre

County Way,

Barnsley

S70 2JW,

UK.

Email: privacy@wellspringacademies.org.uk