The General Data Protection Regulation replaces the Data Protection Act; which is designed to strengthen and unify the safety and security of all data held within an organisation.
DATA PROTECTION PRINCIPLES
The data protection principles are:
Under data protection legislation, parents and pupils have the right to request access to information about them that we hold. To make a request for your personal information, or be given access to your child’s educational record, contact Mr David Gordon (Data Protection Lead) or the school office via firstname.lastname@example.org
You also have the right to:
If you have a concern about the way we are collecting or using your personal data, you should raise your concern with us in the first instance or directly to the Information Commissioner’s Office at https://ico.org.uk/concerns/
If you would like to discuss anything in this privacy notice, please contact: Amy Brittan, School Development Officer, Somerset LA – email@example.com
If you would like more information as to the obligations and duties of the school in regard to data, please visit the Information Commissioner's Office by following this link.