The NCS is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
The NCS may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.
We may ask for and collect the following information:
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with information and news about our school, the application process and enrolment. In particular, for the following reasons:
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual.
When someone visits www.thencs.co.uk we use a third party service, Google Analytics, to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
We also employ the use of logging services from Facebook, Google and Twitter to monitor interaction with advertising we place throughout the year. At no point do we receive information that identifies anyone through these services.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
As part of the registration process for our electronic newsletter, we collect personal information. We use that information for a couple of reasons: to tell you about the things you’ve asked us to tell you about; to contact you if we need to obtain or provide additional information; to contact students who’ve made applications with information of important events. We don’t rent or trade email lists with other organisations and businesses.
We use our own hosted provider to deliver our newsletter. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies to help us monitor and improve our e-newsletter. You can unsubscribe to general mailings at any time of the day or night by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any of our emails. You can also update your preferences for contact across communication channels at any time via the link at the bottom of every email.
Information gathered from the mailing list may be used to send you personalised messaging on other platforms.
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over the other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties.
You are entitled to view, amend, or delete the personal information that we hold. Email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Data Controller, Newham Collegiate Sixth For, 326 Barking Road, East Ham, E6 2RP.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.