Privacy and cookies

Information about privacy and our use of cookies on this website.

Privacy information

Online forms

Any information collected via online forms will be used solely for the purpose of communication between st Christopher School Letchworth and the person or persons submitting the form. Information collected in this way will not be passed to a third party and will not, unless specifically indicated otherwise be added to a mailing list.


Our web service provider automatically collects on our behalf data about our users' browser types, actions performed, pages visited and any errors returned regarding this website. This helps to improve our understanding of site users and their preferences and informs future development of the website. The data collected is aggregate and does not identify individual users.

Cookie information

Cookies are extremely small files that are stored on your computer when you visit most websites. They are sent between the web server and your Internet browser to allow the website to remember actions you’ve made. You can see the cookies currently on your browser by looking at your browsers privacy settings.

We use cookies and other local storage means to help improve the performance of this website by measuring web traffic and tracking user journeys. These only contain randomly generated numbers, and cookies cannot carry viruses or install malware on your computer.

Cookies set by this website

Google Analytics

Purpose: These cookies collect information about how our visitors use this site. This data is collected anonymously, and is used to help improve this website’s functionality. For more information, see Google Analytic’s page on safeguarding your data."

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These cookies will all expire after a period of time.

Expiry time :

_utma 2: years

_utmb 30 minutes

_utmc when you quit your browser

_utmz 6 months

YouTube and Vimeo cookies

We use links toYouTube and embedded code from Vimeo to show video footage that we have produced. These video hosts may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube or vimeo video player.

Managing cookies

Most Internet browsers allow users to control the acceptance of cookies via the browser’s settings. Visit to find out how to configure these settings on a number of major browsers. You can opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites by installing Google’s opt-out browser add-on.

Changes to this privacy notice

We keep our privacy notice under review. This privacy notice was last updated on 20/02/2013.

By accessing this website you consent to our collection of the data described above. If we change our privacy policy any changes will be immediately posted on this page.