This notice is to help you understand how and why Whiteknights Primary School collects your personal information and what we do with that information. It also explains the decisions that you can make about providing that information.
The categories of information that we collect, hold and share include:
Why we collect and use this information
We use the data:
The lawful basis on which we use this information
We comply with Article 6(1)(c) and Article 9(2)(b) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)/Data Protection Act 2018.
Storing your data
We hold your data on local and cloud-based computer systems, as well as on paper. There are strict controls on who can see your information.
Your records will be kept for 5 years after the completion of your support from the English Hub, after which they will be securely destroyed.
We share your information with:
We only share your information with others where the law and our policies allow us to, or where we have obtained any necessary consent. We will not share your data if you have advised us that you do not want it shared, unless it is the only way we can make sure you stay safe, or we are legally required to do so.
Data collection requirements
To find out more about the data collection requirements placed on us by the Department for Education (for example, via the school census) go to https://www.gov.uk/education/data-collection-and-censuses-for-schools
For more information about the DfE data sharing process, please visit: https://www.gov.uk/data-protection-how-we-collect-and-share-research-data
To contact the DfE go to: https://www.gov.uk/contact-dfe
Requesting access to your personal data
Under data protection legislation, you have the right to request access to information that we hold about you. To make a request for your personal information, please contact the school using the details at the end of this document.
You also have the right to:
If you have a concern about the way we are collecting or using your personal data, we request that you raise your concern with us in the first instance. Alternatively, you can contact the Information Commissioner’s Office at https://ico.org.uk/concerns/
If you would like to get a copy of the information about you that Wokingham Local Authority shares with the DfE or post-16 providers or how they use your information, please contact the Data Protection Officer at Wokingham Borough Council, Shute End, Wokingham RG40 1WH. More information and an online form are available via this link: http://www.wokingham.gov.uk/council-and-meetings/information-and-data-protection/
If you would like to discuss anything in this Privacy Notice, please contact the school’s Data Protection Officer at DPOfficer@whiteknights.wokingham.sch.uk