The General Data Protection Regulations(GDPR) is a European Directive that was brought into UK law as part of the updated Data Protection Act for May 2018.
The Data Protection Act 1998 was replaced with the Data Protection Act 2018(DPA).
The GDPR and new DPA exist to look after individual’s data. It is a series of safeguards for every individual. Information about individuals needs to be treated with respect and be secure.
The GDPR exists to protect individual rights in an increasingly digital world.
To understand how the school collects and uses data please read the Privacy Notice.
Requests for paper copies should be sent to the school office.
For more company information visit: Embrace Multi Academy Trust.
The school's Data Protection Officer is John Walker his contact details are 0333 7729763 or email@example.com
Data Protection and the GDPR – January 2021
As the UK transitional arrangements expired on 31 December 2020, there are some practical changes for Data Protection and the GDPR.
To comply with the Data Protection, Privacy and Electronic Communications (Amendments etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 please note that every policy, notice and procedural guide that refers to ‘GDPR’ shall now be read as ‘UK GDPR’.
The rights, responsibilities and data protection that the Data Protection Act 2018 and the GDPR are not changed. Our procedures and arrangements will not change.
If you have any queries please contact Mrs Roach - School Office Manager