You may be aware that from 25 May 2018, the rules around data protection are changing. The ‘General Data Protection Regulation’ (GDPR) will change how we can use your personal data and keep it safe, and will also strengthen your rights over your own data.

The point of this is to make sure sensitive or private information about yourselves and your children stays safe. Whilst it is similar to the current Data Protection Act in many ways, there are a few differences, so we need to make a few changes at the school in order to ensure we remain compliant.

GDPR

If you have any questions about how the GDPR affects you, or how our school is preparing, you can contact Miss Lisa Carney DPO, or Mrs Kathryn Morris Business Manager.

Information and Records Management Society’s toolkit for schools

National Pupil Database