Privacy Notice

Privacy Notice - Data Protection Act 1998

We at Wimborne First School are a data controller for the purposes of the Data Protection Act. We collect information from you and may receive information about you from your previous school and the Learning Records Service. We hold this personal data and use it to: -

  • Support your teaching and learning
  • Monitor and report on your progress
  • Provide appropriate pastoral care, and
  • Assess how well your school is doing.

This information includes your contact details, national curriculum assessment results, attendance and personal characteristics such as your ethnic group, any special educational needs and relevant medical information.

We will not give information about you to anyone outside the school without your consent unless the law and our rules allow us to.

We are required by law to pass some information about you to the Local Authority and the Department for Education (DfE).

If you want to see a copy of the information about you that we hold and/or share, please contact Mrs Lyn Davies, School Administrator via office@wimbornefirstschool.dorset.sch.uk

If you require more information about how the Local Authority (LA) and/or DfE store and use your information, then please go to the following website:

DFE data information

For more information about young people’s services, please go to the Directgov Young People

page at www.direct.gov.uk/en/YoungPeople/index.htm or the LA website shown above.