Privacy Policy

Nichols School Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

We know that your privacy is important to you. Below you will find information concerning the collection, use and dissemination of personal information collected by the Nichols website. Technology continues to evolve at a rapid pace. This policy will be revised when changes in technology require it. By continuing to use our website, you are accepting this privacy policy.

Personal Information Collected

Nichols does not collect any personal information above and beyond the information you provide us. Applying to the school, updating alumni information, parent address updates and registering for events are examples of transactions that require us to collect personal information. Nichols only uses the information collected to complete the intended transaction. Nichols will not release personal information to a third party unless it is required to complete the transaction. Using a credit card to make a purchase is an example of a transaction that requires a third party to complete.

Google Analytics

Nichols uses Google Analytics to determine usage information about visitors to our website. This allows us to determine browsing trends that help us to create content that is appealing to visitors. No personal information is collected. We do collect information such as, browser version, last page visited, next page visited and time spent on the site.

Cookies

A cookie is a text file that is stored on your computer. Nichols uses cookies to maintain your logged in status and to allow you to save your account preferences. We do not use cookies to collect personal information.

Security

Our website host uses encryption for the portions of the site that collect personal information. Their servers reside in a secure facility. Personal information such as names, addresses and credit card numbers used for transactions is deleted from the site after the transactions are complete. Posts to our blogs, forums and alumni class notes sections are intended to be public. Please keep that in mind when you compose your posts.

Links to other Websites

Our website has links to third party websites such as Youtube and Schoology. Nichols cannot control, and therefore, is not responsible for your privacy on those sites. Please refer to their privacy policies if you have any concerns with their sites.

If you have any questions, you can email us at support@nicholsschool.org or call 716-332-5170