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Lakers School’s Use of Cookies

Cookies are small text files stored by your web browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox) on your computer, tablet or mobile phone to enable functionality on a website (for example storing user preferences).

The Lakers School website creates a ‘user session’ cookie for each user who visits. This cookie doesn’t store any personal information – it simply allows the website to distinguish between one anonymous user and another when serving website pages. This allows the website to provide basic functionality such as a browsing history for a particular user, or to be able count of the total number of users currently viewing the site.

The data stored by these cookies can be seen only by the relevant teams at Lakers School and never shows any confidential information.

You can restrict or block the cookies used by the Lakers School website through your browser settings but this will impact your user experience. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Because cookies are used throughout our website, disabling them may prevent you from using certain parts of the site.

The cookies used on our website have been categorised based on the guidelines found in the ICC UK Cookie guide. We use the following categories on our website:

Category 1 — Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential to enable you to browse around the Lakers School website and use their features.

Category 2 — Performance Cookies

These cookies collect information about how you use the Lakers School website — for instance, which pages you go to most.  This data may be used to help optimise our website and make them easier for you to navigate. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies you.  All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how the Lakers School website works.

Category 3 — Functionality Cookies

These cookies allow the Lakers School website to remember choices you make while browsing.  For instance, we may remember preferences such as text size, fonts, and other customisable site elements. The information these cookies collect will not personally identify you, and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.