Privacy & Accessibility

Windermere School privacy statement for individuals that use this website.

Windermere School respects and protects the privacy of individuals using websites operated and owned by the organisation. The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for the websites operated and owned by Windermere School.

Use of personal information provided by the User: Where an individual provides personal information (e.g. name, address, telephone number etc) to Windermere School via its website for whatever purpose (e.g. registration, survey, feedback), it is made clear to the individual what the information collected will be used for and who it will be provided to. Windermere School will only use the information collected for the stated purpose. At the current time, personal information provided, is used only by Windermere School. The school does not sell, trade, provide or rent personal information to third parties. Specific personal information will be released where Windermere School is required to do so by law, e.g. court order. Transfer of data will be done so on the express permission of the supplying individual.

All data received by Windermere School will be afforded protection, whether in a manual or electronic form in line with the principles of the Data Protection Act. When the data is
no longer required or fit for purpose, it will be destroyed or expunged from system areas. Access to data supplied will only be used by relevant Windermere School staff; who will ensure that surreptitious viewing is prohibited to unauthorised individuals.

Windermere School does not use Cookies for collecting personal information from the web site. There are no cookies used across this web site. *Cookies are pieces of information generated by a Web server and stored in the user’s computer, ready for future access. Cookies are embedded in the HTML information flowing back and forth between the user’s computer and the servers. Cookies were implemented to allow user-side customizations of Web information. For example, cookies are used to personalize Web search engines, and to store shopping lists of items a user has selected while browsing through a virtual shopping environment.

Scope of this Privacy Statement
This statement applies only to websites belonging to and operated by Windermere School.
Links within this site to other websites are not covered by this statement.

Changes to this Statement
Windermere School may amend this statement from time to time. If substantial changes are made to the way in which the school obtains and uses your personal information the website will show prominently any announcement to this effect.

If a user has any questions or enquiries about this policy or personal data provided to Windermere School via the website applications should be made in writing to:

Windermere School
Patterdale Road
The Lake District
LA23 1NW
Tel: +44 (0) 15394 46164
Fax: +44 (0) 15394 88414

Elleray Campus
Ambleside Road
The Lake District
LA23 1AP
Tel: +44 (0) 15394 43308
Fax: +44 (0) 15394 46803

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British Canoeing Approved Centre
RYA Champion Club