Data Protection

St Andrew’s CE Primary School (The School) collects and uses different types of information about people with whom it deals and communicates with in order to operate. These include current, past and prospective pupils, parents and guardians of pupils, staff, contractors, suppliers. In addition, it may occasionally be required by law to collect and use certain types of information to comply with the requirements of government departments or UK law.

 

It is the School’s obligation, as Data Controller, to ensure compliance with current Data Protection laws or regulations. The policy below applies to all personal data held by the School and includes manual/paper records and personal data that is electronically processed by computer systems or other means such as CCTV systems.

 

Current applicable legislation includes; The Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulations 2016/679 (GDPR) detail the requirements and safeguards for personal data.