Ahane National School is committed to preserving the privacy of all visitors to www.ahanens.ie (“our website”). This privacy statement relates to our practices in connection with our website and is designed to assist you in understanding how we collect, use and safeguard the personal information you provide to us and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our site and our services. Ahane N.S. fully respects your right to privacy. We will not collect personal information/personal data about you when you visit our website unless you choose to provide that information using the “Contact us” email. By using this site, you consent to the collection and use of your information under the terms of this privacy statement which is in accordance with the Data Protection Acts 1988 to 2018, the European Communities (Electronic Communications Networks and Services) (Privacy and Electronic Communications) Regulations 2011 and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Please read the following privacy statement to understand how we use and protect the information that you choose to provide to us.
What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit our website you may provide us with two types of information:
- Personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis, and
- Statistical web site use information collected on an aggregate basis as you and others browse through our website(s)
Information, Personal and Non personal information you choose to provide:
When you visit our website you may wish to provide certain information about yourself, such as when you complete our “Contact Us” email. Ahane N.S. does not collect any personal data about you on this website, apart from the information which you volunteer to send us in the “Contact Us” email.
Web Site Use Information
Where you visit our website, certain non-personal data is available to us through our internet service provider. This non-personal data is collected on a statistical, aggregate, non-individual basis. This information may include the IP address from which you access our website, the type of internet browser used to access our website, the type of operating system used to access our website, the “top-level” domain name used (ie, .com, .org, etc.), the date and time of your visit to our website and the number of pages you visited on our website.
How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?
Any information, which you provide using the “Contact Us” email, is not made available to any third parties and is only used by Ahane N.S. in line with the purposes for which you provided it (e.g. to contact you and answer any queries which you have raised in the “Contact Us” email or to address any other feedback which you send us in the “Contact Us” email).
Disclosure to Other People
We do not disclose, sell or distribute any personal information which you send to us to any third parties. We may pass aggregate information on the usage of our site to third parties, but this will not include information that can be used to identify you. Your personal data may also be anonymised and used for statistical purposes. Unless required to do so by law, we will not otherwise share, sell or distribute any of the information you provide to us without your consent.
An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer automatically when you use the internet. When you visit any web page in our website, our servers log your IP address. We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our website. Your IP address is also used to help identify you and to gather broad demographic information.
Cookies & how you use this website
To make this website easier to use, we sometimes place small text files on your device (for example your iPad or laptop). These are known as ‘cookies’. Most big websites do this too.
They improve things by:
- remembering the things you have chosen, so you do not have to keep re-entering them whenever you visit a new page
- remembering data you have given (for example, your address) so you do not need to keep entering it
- measuring how you use the website so we can make sure it meets your needs.
Our cookies are not used to identify you personally. They are just here to make the site work better for you. Indeed, you can manage and/or delete these files as you wish.
To learn more about cookies and how to manage them, visit AllAboutCookies.org or watch a video about cookies.
Turning off cookies
You can stop cookies being downloaded on to your computer or other device by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. If you do this, however, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.There is more information about how to delete or stop using cookies on AllAboutCookies.org.
We employ security measures to protect your information from access by unauthorised persons and to guard against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction and damage and we will do our best to ensure that all records we hold remain secure in line with our obligations under Data Protection Acts 1988 to 2018. We take our security responsibilities seriously, employing appropriate physical and technical measures.
We do not retain your personal data for longer than it is necessary for us to comply with the purpose for which you gave it to us. Any personal data which you provide to us using this website will be used in line with the purposes for which you provided it (e.g. to contact you and answer any queries which you have raised in the “Contact Us” email or to address any other feedback which you send us in the “Contact Us” email) and after this purpose has been completed, we will delete your personal data.
Accessing Your Information
You are entitled to see the information we hold about you. On written request, we supply copies of your personal data, which you may have supplied to us using our website. If you wish to obtain copies of this personal data, you should write to the Board of Management of Ahane N.S. at Laught Cross, Lisnagry, Limerick and ask that it provides you with an Access Request Form. Your request will be dealt with as soon as possible and will not take more than a month to process. If you discover that Ahane N.S. holds inaccurate information about you, you can request that we correct/delete that information.
Websites Linked to Our Website
If you are concerned about how your personal data is processed by our website, please bring your concerns to our attention using the contact details below:
The Board of Management, Ahane N.S, Laught Cross, Lisnagry, Co. Limerick.
or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org