A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer.
Our website uses the following types of cookie:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website such as the cookies used to enable you to access the parent portal.
- Analytical cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google. Google Analytics sets cookies in order to evaluate visitors’ use of our website. For example, they help us determine the number of unique visitors and give us information about how users arrived at our site.
We use Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. This enables us to collect demographic information about visitors (such as age and gender) and also information about interests.
For more information about these cookies please refer to the Google website.
We use the information provided by Google Analytics to help improve our website and to help ensure that it meets the needs of visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics, please see below.
We do not use analytical cookies to collect information which would enable us to identify website users.
OPTING OUT OF COOKIES
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of our site (such as the parent portal).
You can opt out of Google Analytics, including Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting by clicking here:https://www.google.com/settings/ads and here:https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout