Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are tiny text files stored on your computer when you visit certain web pages. At Inveralmond Community High School we use cookies to allow you to navigate through the website. Most web browsers have cookies enabled, but see Managing cookies for help to turn them on should you need to.

Please note that cookies can’t harm your computer. We don’t store any personally identifiable information such as credit card details in cookies we create. We’re giving you this information as part of our initiative to comply with recent legislation, and to make sure we’re honest and clear about your privacy when using our website.

Our Cookies policy

Our cookies don’t store sensitive information such as your name or address: they simply hold the ‘key’ that is used to navigate around the site. However, if you’d prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies from this website, or any other website, you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the ‘Help’ menu of your particular browser (or your mobile phone’s handset manual) to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

To enable cookies

If you’re not sure of the type and version of web browser you use to access the Internet:

  • For PCs: click on ‘Help’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘About’ option
  • For Macs: with the browser window open, click on the Apple menu and select the ‘About’ option

How can I turn cookies on/off?

Most modern browsers will allow you to control which cookies you want to accept for any particular website. Although the exact mechanism will vary between browsers you will usually find a “cookies” or “privacy” section under the “Help” menu of your browser’s toolbar.

More information on cookies and how to delete them.

Get in touch

We hope that this document has answered any questions you have about the use of cookies on our site. If you would like to speak to us further about this, or any other matter, please get in touch with us at wlinveralmond-chs@westlothian.org.uk.