Who we are
This website is operated by Crofty Multi Academy Trust.
This Cookie Notice relates to your use of our website, www.portreathschool.co.uk
What are Cookies?
A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your device (e.g. computer, smartphone or another electronic device) when you use our website. These help us recognise you and your device and store some information about your preferences or past actions.
For example, we may monitor how many times you visit the website, which pages you go to, traffic data, location data and the originating domain name of a user’s internet service provider. This information helps us to build a profile of our users. Some of this data will be aggregated or statistical, which means that we will not be able to identify you individually.
You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the websites below tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, some of our website features may not function as a result.
- To perform load balancing on our website. This optimises the response rate between the visitor and the server by distributing the traffic load on multiple network links or servers. This cookie contains no personal information.
- To distinguish between humans and bots. This cookie contains no personal information
Types of Cookies
Cookies that can be placed on your device fall into the following categories:
These allow our website to link your actions during a particular browser session. These expire each time you close your browser and do not remain on your device afterwards
These are stored on your device in between browser sessions. These allow your preferences or actions across our website to be remembered. These will remain on your device until they expire, or you delete them from your cache.
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential for you to be able to navigate our website and use its features. Without these cookies, the services you have asked for could not be provided.
These cookies collect information about how you use our website, e.g. which pages you go to most often. These cookies do not collect personal data about you. All information collected by these cookies is aggregated and anonymous and is only used to improve how our website works.
These cookies allow our website to remember the choices you make (such as your user-name, language, last action and search preferences) and provide enhanced, more personal features. The information collected by these cookies is anonymous and cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.
Also known as advertising cookies, these cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement on our website and help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks with the website operator’s permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organisations such as advertisers.
How to turn off cookies
If you do not want to accept cookies, you can change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of this website. For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to the Information Commissioner’s webpage on cookies: https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/.
How to Complain
You can complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) if you are unhappy with how we have used your data.
The ICO’s details are:
Information Commissioner’s Office
Helpline number: 0303 123 1113