Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

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**Privacy Policy for Gateway Academy**

This Privacy Policy outlines how Gateway Academy collects, uses, maintains, and protects information gathered from students, parents, guardians, faculty, staff, and visitors to our institution.

**Information Collection:**

We may collect personal information from students, parents, guardians, faculty, staff, and visitors in various ways, including but not limited to, during enrollment, registration, completion of forms, participation in school activities, and through interactions with our website or other digital platforms. Personal information may include names, addresses, contact details, birthdates, academic records, health information, and any other relevant data necessary for educational purposes.

**Use of Information:**

The information collected is used for educational, administrative, and communication purposes within the school community. This includes but is not limited to:

– Providing educational services and resources
– Managing student enrollment and records
– Communicating with students, parents, guardians, faculty, and staff
– Ensuring the safety and security of our school community
– Conducting research and analysis to improve our educational programs and services

**Protection of Information:**

We are committed to protecting the privacy and security of all personal information collected. Appropriate measures are in place to safeguard against unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction of personal information. Access to personal information is restricted to authorized personnel only, and all reasonable steps are taken to ensure compliance with applicable data protection laws and regulations.

**Disclosure of Information:**

We do not sell, trade, or rent personal information to third parties. However, we may disclose personal information when required by law or in response to legal process, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of our school community.

**Third-Party Services:**

We may use third-party service providers to assist in managing and operating our school. These service providers are contractually obligated to maintain the confidentiality and security of personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy and applicable laws.

**Changes to this Privacy Policy:**

We reserve the right to update or change this Privacy Policy at any time. Any changes will be posted on our website, and users are encouraged to review this Privacy Policy periodically for updates.

By using our website, enrolling in our school, or participating in our programs and activities, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at [contact information].

Last updated: [Date of Last Update]


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If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

Suggested text: If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Suggested text: Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.