Information about what cookies are and how we use them on our website.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of text that can be stored on your computer, phone or whatever you use to surf the Internet by the websites you visit. Cookies have many uses, but fundamentally they are used to store information about you. You can find out more information about cookies at aboutcookies.org.
What cookies do we use?
Google Analytics is the program we use to collect statistics from our website to show us how visitors use our site. We use the information to create reports and to help us to constantly improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, information like the number of visitors to the site, where vistors have come to the site from and which pages they visited, but we don’t get personal information, and can’t track who you are.
Google Analytics creates 4 cookies:
_utma (lasts for 2 years)
_utmb (lasts for 30 minutes)
_utmc (lasts until you close your browser)
_utmz (lasts for 6 months)
There is more information available about Google Analytics cookies, and Google offer a Google ‘opt-out’ plugin if you don’t want their cookies to be used on your browser.
Other external sites
How we use Pupil Information
Tudhoe Learning Trust as an organisation seek to ensure that personal data is collected, processed and retained in line with the Data Protection Act 1998, General Data Protection Regulation 2018 and their own Policy. The Trust will seek consent for the collection of personal data which will be relevant, clear and up front. We will hold data that we need securely, be clear about why we need it and with whom we may share it. Whilst every effort will be made to ensure that no data breach occurs in the event that it does breaches will be dealt with swiftly, transparently and robustly to ensure there is no repeat. Our stakeholders can expect a high standard of service from us in respect of data protection.
View our full Privacy Notice Pupil Privacy Notice
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