Website policies

Please find details of our website policies for 'linking' and 'cookies'.

If, as a parent or carer of a pupil attending this school, you require a paper copy of any of the information on this website, we shall provide this free of charge.

LINKING POLICY

1.       Introduction

1.1    We welcome links to our website made in accordance with the terms of this policy.

1.2    This policy is intended to assist you when linking to our website.

1.3    By using our website you agree to be bound by the provisions of this policy.

2.       Credit

2.1    This document was created using a template from SEQ Legal (http://www.seqlegal.com).

3.       Links to our website

3.1    Links pointing to our website should not be misleading.

3.2    Appropriate link text should always be used in links pointing to our website.

3.3    You must not use our logo to link to our website (or otherwise) without our express written permission.

3.4    You must not link to our website using any inline linking technique.

3.5    You must not frame the content of our website or use any similar technology in relation to the content of the website.

4.       Links from our website

4.1    Our website includes hyperlinks to other websites owned and operated by third parties; such hyperlinks are not recommendations.

4.2    We have no control over the contents of third party websites, and we accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

5.       Removal of links

5.1    You agree that, should we request the deletion of a link to our website that is within your control, you will delete the link promptly.

5.2    If you would like us to remove a link to your website that is included on this website, please contact us using the contact details below. Unless you have a legal right to demand removal, such removal will be at our discretion.

6.       Variation

6.1    We may amend this policy at any time by publishing a new version on our website.

7.       Our details

7.1    This website is owned and operated by Castleman Academy Trust.

7.2    Our principal place of business is at Tudor Road, Broadstone, BH18 8AA.

7.3    You can contact us:

(a)    by post, using the postal address [given above];

(b)    using our website contact form;

(c)    by telephone, on 01202 694376; or

(d)    by email, website@castlemanacademytrust.co.uk.

Cookies policy

1.       Introduction

1.1    Our website uses cookies.

1.2    By using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

2.       Credit

2.1    This document was created using a template from SEQ Legal (http://www.seqlegal.com).

3.       About cookies

3.1    A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.

3.2    Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

3.3    Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.

3.4    Cookies can be used by web servers to identify and track users as they navigate different pages on a website and identify users returning to a website.

4.       Our cookies

4.1    We use only session cookies on our website.

5.       Analytics cookies

5.1    We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website.

5.2    Our analytics service provider generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies.

5.3    The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website.

5.5    Our analytics service provider's privacy policy is available at: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

6.       Blocking cookies

6.1    Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies; for example:

(a)    in Internet Explorer (version 11) you can block cookies using the cookie handling override settings available by clicking "Tools", "Internet Options", "Privacy" and then "Advanced";

(b)    in Firefox (version 47) you can block all cookies by clicking "Tools", "Options", "Privacy", selecting "Use custom settings for history" from the drop-down menu, and unticking "Accept cookies from sites"; and

(c)    in Chrome (version 52), you can block all cookies by accessing the "Customise and control" menu, and clicking "Settings", "Show advanced settings" and "Content settings", and then selecting "Block sites from setting any data" under the "Cookies" heading.

6.2    Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.

6.3    If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.

7.       Deleting cookies

7.1    You can delete cookies already stored on your computer; for example:

(a)    in Internet Explorer (version 11), you must manually delete cookie files (you can find instructions for doing so at http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11);

(b)    in Firefox (version 47), you can delete cookies by clicking "Tools", "Options" and "Privacy", then selecting "Use custom settings for history" from the drop-down menu, clicking "Show Cookies", and then clicking "Remove All Cookies"; and

(c)    in Chrome (version 52), you can delete all cookies by accessing the "Customise and control" menu, and clicking "Settings", "Show advanced settings" and "Clear browsing data", and then selecting "Cookies and other site and plug-in data" before clicking "Clear browsing data".

7.2    Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.

8.       Variation

8.1    We may amend this policy at any time by publishing a new version on our website.

9.       Our details

9.1    This website is owned and operated by Castleman Academy Trust.

9.2    Our principal place of business is at Tudor Road, Broadstone, BH18 8AA.

9.3    You can contact us:

(a)    by post, using the postal address [given above];

(b)    using our website contact form;

(c)    by telephone, on 01202 694376; or

(d)    by email, website@castlemanacademytrust.co.uk.