Privacy and Cookies

Kelso High School respects the privacy of every individual who visits this website. If you provide us with contact details, for example by filling in the contact form, we will not use the information for any other purpose, nor will we disclose it to any third party.

Cookies

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org and  www.youronlinechoices.eu. For a video about cookies visit www.google.co.uk/goodtoknow/data-on-the-web/cookies.

Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience.

The cookies used on this website have been categorised based on the categories found in the ICC UK Cookie Guide. A list of the cookies used on this website by category is set out below.

Category 1: Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website.

Cookie Name

Purpose

Example:

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This session cookie is set by the software which powers our website and is essential for the operation of the website. No personal information is stored. The cookie is removed when you close your web browser.

How to control cookies through your browser

You can choose to block and delete cookies through your browser, but note that you may find that the site does not work as well as previously:

AboutCookies.org: How to control cookies
AboutCookies.org: How to delete cookies
Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on