PRIVACY NOTICE for Pupils in Schools, Alternative Provision and Pupil Referral Units and Children in Early Years Settings Privacy Notice – Data Protection Act 1998 We, Honywood Community Science School, are a data controller for the purposes of the Data Protection Act. We collect personal information from you and may receive information about you from your previous school and the Learning Records Service. We hold this personal data to:
- Support your learning;
- Monitor and report on your progress;
- Provide appropriate pastoral care, and
- Assess how well we are doing.
- Attendance information is NOT collected as part of the Censuses for the Department for Education for the following pupils / children – a) in Nursery schools; b) aged under 4 years in Maintained schools; c) in Alternative Provision; and d) in Early Years Settings. This footnote can be removed where Local Authorities collect such attendance information for their own specific purposes.We are required by law to pass some information about you to our Local Authority (LA) and the Department for Education.