Moorlands School is committed to protecting your privacy. You can visit our website without letting us know who you are or revealing any information about yourself.
If you use our website to request admissions information, apply for admission or arrange a visit to the school, we will hold this information securely. This is to allow us to send you other related information in the future and we do not sell, trade or offer this information to others. The information which is collected will be held securely according to the Moorlands School Data Protection Policy, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. We do not sell, trade or offer this information to others.
Moorlands School uses various methods including cookies, referrers, IP addresses and location variables to collect certain other kinds of data about our users’ browser actions and patterns. We use this data to help us improve our understanding of our users and their preferences and helps us develop our website and audit its use.
A cookie is an element of data that a Website can send to your browser, which may then store it on your system. It can then be used to provide you with tailored information. Cookies are used to better personalise the content that you and other users will see. We never match cookie data to any personal identification. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie and so agree not accept it if you want. Visit http://www.aboutcookies.org for detailed guidance.
A referrer is the information passed along by a web browser that references the Web URL you linked from, and it is automatically gathered by our Web server. This information is used by Moorlands School to identify broad demographic trends that may be used to provide information tailored to your interests. We normally gain this information from Google Analytics.
IP addresses are automatically gathered by our Web server and this is standard web protocol. Your IP address is a unique reference number that is used by computers to identify the computer you are using so that data (such as the Web pages you request) can be sent to you. You will not be personally identified from this information.
Location variables we gather include time, type of Web browser being used, the operating system/platform, and CPU speed. This information is used only for broad demographic information. This information is used by us in identifying broad demographic trends and may be used to provide information tailored to your interests.