Privacy & Cookie Policy

This website ("the Website") is operated by St Albans School of Abbey Gateway, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 4HB (also referred to in this Privacy and Cookie Policy as "we" "us" or "our").

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer, if you agree. For more information about cookies, including how to disable them by modifying the settings in your browser, please see

Details of the cookies we use on the Website, and how to disable them, are set out below. By continuing to browse the Website you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Essential and Functional Cookies

We use the following cookies which are either essential for the operation of parts of the Website (e.g. to keep you logged into secure areas), or to provide you with a better and more enjoyable experience when you use the Website.






School Website

This cookie is used to remember accessibility options (ie. the Standard View and High Visibility links at the bottom of each page).

24 hours

These cookies do not identify any individual user of the Website, only the device you are using. You can disable these cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, if you do so the relevant part of the Website may not work exactly as intended.

Analytical Cookies

We use the cookies below to collect information about how visitors use our website, including their location, browser type, total visits to the Website, which websites they come from, and their journey through the Website. This enables us to continually optimise the website to give the user the most beneficial user journey possible.






School Website

This cookie is used to update the "share count" on the Add This function (see the Bookmark and Share icons at the bottom of the page).

48 hours

We only receive anonymised statistics from Google Analytics. For more information about how information collected by Google Analytics is used and managed by Google, please click here. You can opt out of tracking by Google Analytics here. You can also disable all cookies by modifying the settings in your browser.

Third Parties

We do not share any information obtained through the Website with any third party.


The content of the Website is protected by copyright. You may browse the site and print copies of the content for the purposes of recording information. Other use of text or images, including modification, publication or reproduction is not permissible without written consent from St Albans School.

Acceptance of Terms

Your use of this Website signifies your acceptance of our Privacy and Cookie Policy.

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