Our physical address is: 96 Main St., East Berne, New York 12059.
Our website address is: https://www.hcschool.org.
HCS collects several types of information from and about users of our website including information: 1) by which you may be personally identified, such as your name, your student’s name(s), postal address, e-mail address, telephone number (“personal information”) 2) information that is about you personally but does not identify you, and 3) about your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our website and usage details. We collect this information: 1) directly from you when you provide it to us 2) automatically as you navigate through the site. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses and information collected through cookies, web beacons, and other similar tracking technologies.
We ensure that we do not collect any personal information unless you voluntarily provide it by filling out a form on our website or by sending us an e-mail. All of the personal information that is submitted will not be transferred to any non-affiliated third parties unless otherwise stated at the time of collection, by law, or by consent.
Cookies and Data AnaLytics
As you browse our website, we may use automatic data collection technologies, including cookies, web beacons, and other similar tracking technologies, to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns, including details of your visits to our website, including traffic data, location data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the website and information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system and browser type. We use the information contained within these logs to track the number of visitors to the website, analyze the performance of the website, and to track user preferences to ensure that we are publishing content that people need and want.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies may last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
If you select “Remember Me’ when you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your information. Login cookies are retained on your computer until you delete them.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited.
HCS uses various analytical tools. These may include Google Analytics, WordPress analytics, or similar services.
Embedded content from other websites
The HCS website contains links to other websites. HCS is not responsible for the privacy practices or anything else having to do with sites that link to or from our site, and we encourage you to read the privacy policies on linked sites as their standards may be different from ours.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. Users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
Where we send your data and Legal Compliance
HCS may use personal information to communicate with you if you ask us to do so. We will never sell, rent or otherwise give any personal information you share with us to any third parties, except service providers who assist HCS in communicating with you.
HCS may be required by applicable law, subpoena, court order or other legal process to disclose the personal information you provide us or that we gather from your use of our website, and it is our policy to comply with any such requirements.
As noted, non-personal data may be shared with website analytics providers like Google and WordPress
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Copyright and Use of HCS Website Content
The content, including the images, of our website, are copyright of HCS and is intended for specific individuals, groups or members of our school community. Users are strictly prohibited from using any information from HCS for commercial, public, or political purposes of any nature whatsoever.
- Created 5/17/2019