Cookies Notice

Cookies Policy

Last updated: 19 March 2019

Queens British Grammar School ("us", "we", or "our") uses cookies on qbgs.education and queensbritishgrammar.school (the "Service"). By using the Service, you consent to the use of cookies.

Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the Service, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.


What are cookies

Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.

Cookies can be "persistent" or "session" cookies.


How Queens British Grammar School uses cookies

When you use and access the Service, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser.

We use cookies for the following purposes: to enable certain functions of the Service, to provide analytics and to store your preferences.

We use both session and persistent cookies on the Service and we may use three different types of cookies to run the Service:

  1. Essential cookies which are cookies that are essential to provide you with services you have requested.

  2. Performance cookies which measure how often you visit our sites and how you use them. We use this information to get a better sense of how our users engage with our site and to improve our sites, so that users have a better experience. For example, we collect information about which of our pages are most frequently visited, and by which types of users. We also use third-party cookies to help with performance. For example, the Google Analytics cookie gives us information such as your journey between pages and whether you have downloaded anything (details of how to opt out of it are below).

  3. Functionality cookies that may be used to recognise you and remember your preferences or settings when you return to our site, so that we can provide you with a more personalised experience.

 

Third-party cookies

In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies to report usage statistics of the Service.

What are your choices regarding cookies

If you'd like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser.

Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

Where can you find more information about cookies

 You can learn more about cookies and the following third-party websites:

Microsoft Guide on Cookies

AllAboutCookies

Network Advertising Initiative

 If you would like to contact us about cookies please email dataprotection@queensbritishgrammar.school