Cookie Policy 2017-05-24T10:46:44+00:00

Please read our Cookies Policy…

About our cookies

Cookies are small text files stored on your device when you access most websites on the internet.

Currently across all nunnery wood.worcs.sch.uk websites we make use of cookies to help manage our website, make our website easier to use to improve your experience, as well as provide us with information about how our website is used so that we can make sure it is as up-to-date, relevant and as error free as we can.

The cookies used by the nunnerywood.worcs.sch.uk websites don’t contain any of your personal information.

A cookie often includes a randomly generated number which is stored on your device. Many cookies are automatically deleted after you finish using the website.

By using any of our websites (nunnerywood.worcs.sch.uk) you agree to the use of cookies as described in this Cookie Policy.

Cookies set across our websites, set by our 3rd party partners or us, can be in the form of session cookies (lasting only as long as your browser remains open) or persistent cookies, and may use different technologies, such as JavaScript or Flash.

You can choose to manage the cookies we use on our website through your internet browser settings at any time. Certain cookies may be set as soon as you visit our website, but you can remove them using your internet browser settings.

Please note that preventing cookies is likely to impact the functionality or performance of our website, or prevent you from using certain services provided through it. If you choose to do so, we cannot guarantee access to the services provided through our website or be sure how our website will perform during your visit. Doing so will also affect our ability to update our website to cater for user preferences and improve its performance.

Use of flash files

Across our website we make use of flash files, which present information, allow integration with third parties (such as YouTube) and can offer a richer online experience.

Adobe offers a tool to monitor, prevent and remove ‘flash cookies’ – more information is available at:

http://www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/flashplayer/help/settings_manager03.html

Further Information

Further general information about cookies is available at http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

For further information about Google Analytics please see http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html

To prevent tracking by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

If you would like further information about the cookies used in relation to YouTube videos, the YouTube privacy notice, including details about YouTube related cookies, is available at: http://www.youtube.com/t/privacy.

 

Cookie Information

There are two types of cookies used by Nunnery Wood High School which vary by the length of time they remain active:

Session Cookies

Set by a site, which are deleted when the visitor closes their browser.

Persistent Cookies

Set by a site, which are stored on the visitor’s device and expire on a given date.

 

How can I check if Cookies are enabled?

Internet Explorer

  1. Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Internet options’ , then click on the ‘Privacy’ tab
  2. Ensure that your Privacy level is set to Medium or below, which will enable cookies in your browser. Settings above Medium will disable cookies.

Google Chrome

  1. Click on ‘Tools’ (or the spanner icon) at the top of your browser window and select Options or Settings
  2. Click the ‘Under the Hood/Bonnet’ tab, locate the ‘Privacy’ section, and select the ‘Content settings’ button
  3. Now select ‘Allow local data to be set’

Safari

  1. Click on ‘Safari’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option
  2. Click on ‘Security’, then ‘Accept cookies’ and select ‘Always’

Firefox

  1. Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select Options, then select the Privacy icon
  2. In the first drop down menu labelled ‘Firefox will:’ select ‘Remember History’

Other

There are a number of other browsers available that will all have their own unique way of setting cookies, for assistance with these individual browsers please refer to their help section

 

Can I enable Cookies on just nunnerywood.worcs.sch.uk sites but not on others?

It’s possible to only accept Cookies when you are on a Nunnery Wood High School website by adding our web address to a ‘safe list’. Here’s how to do this in different browsers:

Internet Explorer

  1. Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Internet options’ , then click on the ‘Privacy’ tab
  2. Under the ‘Settings’ menu slide the bar to the top, so that ‘Block All Cookies’ is selected
  3. Click the ‘Sites’ button and enter *.nunnerywood.worcs.sch.uk in the ‘Address of website’ bar, then select ‘Allow’

Google Chrome

  1. Click on ‘Tools’ (or the spanner icon) at the top of your browser window and select Options or Settings
  2. Click the ‘Under the Hood/Bonnet’ tab, locate the ‘Privacy’ section, and select the ‘Content settings’ button
  3. Now select ‘Block sites from setting any data’ then select the ‘Manage exceptions’ button
  4. In the ‘Hostname Pattern’ field type *.nunnerywood.worcs.sch.uk and ensure that the ‘Behaviour’ is set to ‘Allow’

Safari

  1. Click on ‘Safari’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option
  2. Click on ‘Security’, then ‘Accept cookies’ and select ‘Only from site you navigate to’

Firefox

  1. Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select Options, then select the Privacy icon
  2. In the first drop down menu labelled ‘Firefox will:’ select ‘Use custom settings for history’
  3. Click the ‘Exceptions’ button
  4. In the ‘Address of web site’ field type *.nunnerywood.worcs.sch.uk and click ‘Allow’

Other

There are a number of other browsers available that will all have their own unique way of setting cookie exceptions, for assistance with these individual browsers please refer to their help section.