REASON FOR POLICY
1. Information We Collect
We are the sole owner of information collected on the Site. We collect several types of information from and about Users of the Site, including:
Personal Information: We may collect PII from you when you complete forms, navigate web pages, and in connection with other activities, services, features, or resources we make available on the Site. PII means any information that identifies, relates to, describes, references, is reasonably capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with a particular individual or household. PII does not include publicly available information from government records, deidentified or aggregate information. We do not collect Sensitive PII about you.
The types of PII we have collected, used, stored, and disclosed in the last twelve (12) months include the following categories of information:
Type(s) of Information
First Name, Last Name, Email, Phone Number, IP Address
Internet or Other Similar Network Activities
Browsing History, Search History, Interactions with the Site
Deidentified Information: We may collect deidentified information from you and aggregate information that may not by itself reasonably identify you as the source when you navigate the Site (“Deidentified Information”). Deidentified Information may include: (i) device type, (ii) device operating system, (iii) internet browser type, (iv) internet service provider, (v) referring/exit pages, (vi) date/time stamp, and (vii) clickstream information. We will take reasonable measures to ensure that Deidentified Information we collect is not personally identifiable and may not later be easily used to identify you as required by applicable law.
2. How We Collect Information
The information we collect depends on what you do when you visit or utilize the Site. We want to be very clear: we will not obtain PII when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such PII to us. Providing PII is strictly voluntary.
We collect PII and Deidentified Information in various ways, including:
Directly from You: We collect PII when you voluntarily submit PII to us while completing forms on the Site and in connection with other activities, services, features, or resources we make available on the Site. The PII we collect depends on what you do when you visit or utilize the Site or how you choose to communicate with us.
Through Your Use of the Site: We may collect PII and Deidentified Information that your browser transmits when you visit the Site. For example, we may gather the name of the domain from which you access the Internet, the date and time you access the Site, and the Internet address of the website from which you linked to the Site. We may also collect Deidentified Information about how you access and interact with the Site through the use of automated tracking technologies, such as session cookies, persistent cookies, and web beacons.
A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to an internet browser, which enables the Site to remember and customize your subsequent visits. We may use session cookies to make it easier for you to navigate the Site. In particular, we may use session cookies to record session information, such as which web pages you visited and to track your activity on the Site. Session cookies expire when you close your browser. We may also use persistent cookies to track and target your interests to enhance your experience on the Site. Persistent cookies remain on your device for an extended period of time. Additionally, we may use web beacons, which are single-pixel, electronic images embedded in the Site that allow us to gather information about your browsing activities on the Site.
Most internet browsers automatically accept cookies. However, you can instruct your internet browser to block cookies or to provide you with a warning prompt before you accept cookies from the Site. Please refer to your internet browser’s instructions to learn more about these functions. If you reject cookies, the functionality of the Site may be limited and you may not be able to participate in several of the Site’s features.
From Third Party Services: We may collect PII about you from third parties whose privacy practices may differ from the practices described in this Policy. We do not make any representations or warranties concerning, and will not in any way be liable for, any informational content, products, services, software, or other materials available through third parties. Your use of third parties’ services and/or third party websites is governed by and subject to the terms and conditions of those third parties and/or third party websites. We encourage you to carefully review the privacy policies and statements of such third parties and/or third party websites.
3. How We Use Information
We may use your PII for lawful business purposes: (i) as necessary for the performance of our contract with you, (ii) for our legitimate interests, so long as they are not overridden by your own rights and interests, or (iii) as required by law. These purposes include:
Direct Marketing: We may use your PII to send you promotional materials regarding future programs of interest. You have the right to opt-out of receiving direct marketing.
Customer Service and User Communications: We may use your PII to help us respond to your inquiries, questions, requests, and support needs more efficiently. We may forward your email to other employees who are better able to answer your questions.
Business Optimization: We may use your PII and/or Deidentified Information to improve the content on our web pages, to customize the content and layout of our web pages, and in managing our everyday business needs. We may also use your feedback to improve the Site and our services. All of this is done with the intention of making the Site more useful for you.
Safety and Security: We may use your PII and/or Deidentified Information to promote the safety and security of the Service, our users, and other parties. For example, we may use the information to authenticate users, protect against fraud and abuse, respond to a legal request or claim, conduct audits, and enforce our terms and policies.
We will not collect additional categories of PII or use PII we collected for materially different, unrelated, or incompatible purposes without providing you notice.
4. How We Disclose Information
We may disclose your PII to third parties solely for a business purpose as described below. Otherwise, we do not sell, rent, lease, or “share” PII, and will not disclose your PII to third parties without your permission.
To Our Affiliates: We may disclose your PII to affiliates of St. Xavier High School.
To Service Providers: We may disclose your PII to third party service providers that assist us in providing user support, communicating with Users, and promoting our services, as well as third party service providers that provide other services to us relating to our services and/or the Site.
Law Enforcement, Safety, and Legal Processes: We may disclose your PII to law enforcement or other government officials if it relates to a criminal investigation or alleged criminal activity. We may also disclose your PII: (i) if required or permitted to do so by law; (ii) for fraud protection and credit risk reduction purposes; (iii) in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to protect our rights, interests, or property; (iv) in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to protect your safety or the safety of others; or (v) to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, subpoena, or other similar legal or administrative process.
5. Kids and Privacy
We do not promote the Site to, nor do we intentionally collect or retain personal information from, children who are younger than 13 years of age. Visitors to the website are cautioned, however, that the collection of personal information submitted in an e-mail or through the website will be treated as though it was submitted by an adult, and may, unless exempted from access by Federal or State law, be subject to public access. If you believe your child may have submitted information to St. Xavier without indicating their actual age and would like it removed, please contact email@example.com.
The security and confidentiality of your PII is very important to us. We use commercially reasonable security measures to protect your PII on the Site. However, no data transmitted over or accessible through the internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we attempt to protect your PII, we cannot guarantee or warrant that your PII will be completely secure (i) from misappropriation by hackers or from other nefarious or criminal activities, or (ii) in the event of a failure of computer hardware, software, or a telecommunications networks.
7. Data Retention
We will retain your PII to the extent necessary to provide the services through the Site. Thereafter, we will keep PII for as long as reasonably necessary: (i) to respond to any questions from you; (ii) to demonstrate we treated you fairly; (iii) for ordinary business continuity procedures; or (iv) to comply with any applicable laws. We delete PII within a reasonable period after we no longer need the information for the purposes set out in this Policy.
8. California Privacy Rights
California’s “Shine the Light” law permits Users of the Site that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of PII to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us at the Contact Information provided below.
9. Third Party Links
The Site may contain links to other websites or applications (“Linked Sites”) that are not owned by us. We do not control the collection or use of any information, including PII, which occurs while you visit Linked Sites. Therefore, we make no representations or warranties for —and will not in any way be liable for—any content, products, services, software, or other materials available on Linked Sites, even if one or more pages of the Linked Site are framed within a page of the Site.
Furthermore, we make no representations or warranties about the privacy policies or practices of the Linked Sites, and we are not responsible for the privacy practices of those Linked Sites. We encourage you to be aware of when you leave the Site and read the privacy policies of Linked Sites.
Creating a text link from your website to our site does not require permission. If you have a link you'd like us to consider adding to our website, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "Link request."
10. Opt-Out or Change Your Contact Information
The Site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us through the appropriate portal (most likely the Parent Portal, linked above.) You may choose to receive only specific communications or none at all. You may also update your contact information previously provided to us through Final Forms. You cannot remove yourself from our database, but you can prevent unwanted communication.
If you otherwise ever wish to access, update, change, delete, opt-out of us sharing, or otherwise control your PII, you may do so by contacting us at the Contact Information provided below.
12. Questions about our Policies
Please read the Policy carefully before using the Site and/or the services associated therewith. Your use of the Site and the associated services confirms your unconditional acceptance of this Policy. If you do not accept this Policy, do not use the Site.
If you have any questions about this Policy, the practices of the Site, or your dealings with the Site, you can contact us at email@example.com.
13. Effective Date