Website Privacy Policy

Abingdon School (the School) respects your privacy and is committed to protect the personal information that you share with us. We believe that maintaining privacy on the Web is very important and we hope that you will understand both our commitment to your privacy and our methods of gathering and using information. By using the School website or by communicating with the School by email, you agree to the terms of this policy. This policy does not apply to any other website.

Data collected from this website is only used by the School and its approved affiliates for the purposes for which the data is requested, and is not divulged to any other third party for any reason in accordance with current Data Protection legislation. This website does not collect personally identifiable information about individuals except when that information is knowingly provided by such individuals.

How the School uses information provided by visitors

The School uses information knowingly provided by users to fulfill online requests, facilitate customer service and inform you of our programmes and events.

The School never shares with third parties any personally identifiable information you provide when requesting information or making a payment online, except as required by law.

The School only stores such data as is necessary and sufficient for the purpose intended, and only retains it as long as it is required for this purpose.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (‘Google’), to help analyse how this website is used. Google Analytics uses ‘cookies’, which are text files placed on your computer. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. 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. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. For more information on cookie usage please see our Cookie Policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

This policy may be amended at any time. Any changes which affect the way that we use your personal information will be reflected on this page of our website, and we encourage users to visit this page periodically to review any updates to our Privacy Policy.

Security of your personal data

We will take reasonable precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. Personal data is only held on computers located within the United Kingdom. Data transmission over the Internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the Internet.

Third party websites

The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies of third party websites.