Westwood Charter School is dedicated to ensuring that any information that you provide us remains private and confidential. For that reason, we do not will not trade, sell or rent your personal information to others, including our vendors, partners, affiliates and external sites featured on our web site. We are committed to protecting you and your personal information.
In general, you can visit Westwood Charter School on the Web without telling us who you are and without revealing any information about yourself. There are times, however, when we or our partners may need information from you.
You may choose to give us personal information, such as your name and address or e-mail id that may be needed, for example to correspond with you, to process an order or to provide you with a subscription. It is our intent to let you know how we will use such information before we collect it from you on the Internet. If you tell us that you do not want us to use this information as a basis for further contact with you, we will respect your wishes.
INFORMATION SECURITY AND QUALITY
We intend to protect the quality and integrity of your personally identifiable information. We have implemented appropriate technical and organizational measures, to help us keep your information secure, accurate, current, and complete.
We will make a sincere effort to respond in a timely manner to your requests to correct inaccuracies in your personal information. To correct inaccuracies in your personal information, please return the message containing the inaccuracies to the sender with details of the correction requested.
COOKIES, WEB BEACONS AND OTHER TECHNOLOGIES
We sometimes collect anonymous information from visits to our sites to help us provide better customer service. For example, we keep track of the domains from which people visit and we also measure visitor activity on Westwood Charter School web sites, but we do so in ways that keep the information anonymous. This anonymous information is sometimes known as "clickstream data." Westwood Charter School or its analytic vendors may use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help us provide better customer service.
Also, when we collect personal data from you in connection with a transaction we may extract some information about that transaction in an anonymous format and combine it with other anonymous information such as clickstream data. This anonymous information is used and analyzed only at an aggregate level to help us understand trends and patterns. None of this information is reviewed at an individual level. If you do not want your transaction details used in this manner, you can either disable your cookies or opt-out at the order or request page.
We collect the anonymous information we mentioned in the previous paragraphs through the use of various technologies, including one called "cookies." A cookie is an element of data that a Web site can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your system.
If you turn off cookies, web beacon technologies will still detect anonymous visits to these pages, but the notices they generate cannot be associated with other anonymous cookie information and are disregarded.
PERSONALIZE URL LINK
On occasion, Westwood Charter School presents a personalized URL (link) that brings the visitor to a personalized Web page. Such a personal URL is readily identifiable and by clicking on that link and going to a personal Web page you are agreeing to let Westwood Charter School collect information about your session visits. We use this information to help us provide you with information that matches your interests. If you do not wish information to be used in this way, simply do not click on such personalized URLs.
Westwood Charter School is committed to comply with applicable laws and requirements, such as the United States' Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).
Technology will increasingly help you to have more control over your personal information. It will also help organizations to manage their privacy practices and policies. Westwood Charter School actively supports the development of privacy technologies to help achieve these goals, and to help create greater trust and confidence in the way personal information is handled. Products and services are available which can help give you privacy protection while navigating the Web. See http://www.privacyalliance.org/resources/rulesntools.shtml for an overview of many privacy-related tools. Please note that Westwood Charter School has not formally evaluated all of these tools.
The Westwood Charter School sites contain links to other Web sites. Westwood Charter School is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.
NOTIFICATION OF CHANGES
This privacy statement was last updated on September 7, 2010.
QUESTIONS REGARDING THIS STATEMENT
Questions regarding this statement should be directed to Westwood Charter School site coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org for clarification.