Cookie Information

When you visit the Blue Coat School website, this will place small amounts of information on your computer or mobile device, known as cookies.  These will not identify you personally.  These small bits of information are used to keep you logged in, store your preferences and enhance your user experience.

We also use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website. This tool uses cookies to collect anonymous information about the pages you visit and the time you spend on the website. The google analytics cookie also tracks information such as the terms used to search for our website, the browser the user has searched on and other information such as the country and city you are viewing the site from. No personal information is collected or used by this cookie.  If you would prefer to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, then please click this link.

The Information Commissioner’s Office has provided some useful information on what cookies are and other useful information on how cookies are used.  Please click the below link for the ICO information on cookies:

ICO website – Cookies advice for members of the public

The BBC have also produced some useful guidance on what cookies are and how they work, to view this, click the below link:

BBC Website – What are Cookies?