We may collect and process the following data about you:
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.
For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer hard drive. They help us to improve our Site and to deliver a better and more personalised service.
Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our Site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our Site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
The GDPR require public authorities and businesses to identify the lawful basis for storing personal data and audit information they already hold.
Portchester Communty School takes data protection seriously and is constantly reviewing its practice to ensure all necessary steps to ensure security.
In order to ensure that we comply with the new regulations PCS has and will continue to review policies and practices. We are publishing our privacy notices in line with the new requirements, to view, click on the links below.
The new regulations are clear that consent must be written to make it clear why data is needed, any lack of response cannot be interpreted as implied consent. To learn more about the General Data Protection Regulation, please visit the Information Commissioner’s Office website on http://ico.org.uk