Hounsdown School follows the Law on storing and using personal data, specifically General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and related UK Data Protection legislation.
This is so that we can do our job as a school providing high quality education and pastoral care for students in a safe environment. We make sure we hold the minimum amount of information we need to do our job and have procedures in place to keep information safe in accordance with our Data Protection Policy which is available on this page of the school website.
To make the information on our use of data clear to students please see the School Student Privacy notice (guide):
The full Privacy Notice for Students, Parents/Carers and Visitors is:
As of 25th May 2018 we have revised our Data Protection Policy which will become formal policy when approved by the Governing Body this term.
The school is committed to the principles of the latest national data protection regulations and, as such, will continue to work to ensure data protection standards are in line with the expected practice within schools.
If you would like to discuss anything in this privacy notice, please contact the Data Protection Officer:
Mr Veal, Associate Headteacher in writing or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Jacobs Gutter Lane
Tel: 023 8086 2981
Fax: 023 8066 3160