Collecting Personal Information
Adhering to privacy standards is a priority for us. ECS will not collect personally identifying information about you when you visit our website unless you choose to provide us with that information. For example, when you send us an email, complete an online form, participate in a survey, or make a donation.
ECS will not share your information with third parties except as set forth below under “Sharing Personal Information.”
Usage of Personal Information
ECS uses personal information as required in order to fulfil our mission and provide educational and co-curricular services and programmes. For example, we may use personal information for the following purposes:
To communicate with past and present families, students, alumni, donors, and other members of the ECS community to inform them of events, news, and activities in the promotion of the school, including volunteer opportunities and fundraising initiatives.
To process applications and inquiries related to employment opportunities posted on www.ecs.qc.ca
To provide individuals with information about ECS and our programmes.
To provide references for students.
To respond to inquiries and messages, process applications, fulfil specific requests, and process transactions.
To respond to or recognize visitors who have submitted information via our website.
If for any reason, personal information is required to fulfil another purpose other than those stated at the time of collection, ECS will seek consent from the appropriate person. In the case of a student’s personal information, ECS will seek consent from the student and/or parent or guardian depending on the circumstances and the student’s maturity and ability to understand the consequences of the proposed use and disclosure.
Storage and Access
ECS maintains confidential and secure files and databases and has systems and procedures in place for the appropriate use and safeguarding of personal information. Only certain roles within the school are authorised to view and use personal information.
Sharing Personal Information
Except as required or permitted by law, ECS will not disclose personal information to others outside of our school without the consent of the individual.
Changes To Personal Information
We make efforts to ensure all personal information held in relation to an individual is up-to-date and accurate. All community members should notify ECS in case of any significant changes to their information, such as contact details, to email@example.com
Non-Personally Identifiable Information
When you visit our website, we collect standard information such as your web browser and operating system and aggregate information about the usage of our site, pages visited, length of visit. This information does not identify you personally.
ECS’s website does not currently employ cookies.
This website may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that ECS is not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites.
Changes to This Policy
If you have questions regarding this policy or the use of your personal information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Effective Date: May 30, 2022