Marin Country Day School (MCDS) is committed to respecting
your privacy and protecting any personal information you share with us. You can
visit our website without revealing personal information. In some cases ,
however, we may ask for personal information in order to provide the services
you request. Such information will be used by MCDS only to conduct official
school business and will never be disseminated by MCDS to any unaffiliated
third party. All of the information that we collect from you is subject to this
using this site, you agree to be bound by these terms.
This website is intended to provide news and information
about MCDS. We will make all reasonable
efforts to ensure the accuracy and timeliness of content.
No part of this site or its contents - including, but not
limited to, the school logo - may be copied, reproduced, modified, retransmitted,
distributed, published, commercially exploited or otherwise transferred without
written permission from MCDS.
Collection and Use
MCDS does not track, collect or distribute personal
information about site visitors. However, we do collect some information about
site visits. We have access to domain
names and I.P. addresses of visitors. We
compile statistics that show the number of visitors and the number of requests
we receive for particular pages or files on the site. These statistics are used
internally to evaluate and improve the site. The statistics contain no personal information
(or email addresses) and cannot be used to gather such information.
Parents and alumni are provided access to specific password-protected
areas of our website, which may contain personally identifiable information,
such as contact information for other parents or alumni. Alums can control access to their information
by choosing how much of their contact information is visible in their website
profile within the Alumni Portal. Contact
the Alumni Office (firstname.lastname@example.org) with
Email Privacy and Spam
The website contains email addresses of faculty and staff and
(within the password-protected parts of the site) MCDS parents. Use of this
information for private, commercial, or political mailings and/or distribution
to any outside party is prohibited. If you have any questions about our privacy
policy, please contact MCDS.
MCDS is committed to protecting the privacy of our students
and their families. We do not post the full
names of students on the public pages of our website. Images of students are used on the public
pages of the site; however, students are never identified by name in images. Within
the password-protected pages of the site, use of students' full names is
allowed and students can also be identified by full name in images.
Online Giving and Other
We are committed to the privacy of all our donors and to
those making any kind of transaction via the MCDS website. Should you decide to
make an online donation or purchase, you will be asked to provide your name,
contact information and credit card billing information. All of this
information is encrypted using SSL, an industry standard secure technology
designed to prevent the theft or interception of the information you provide.
Credit card billing information is used only to obtain payment from the
appropriate credit card firm and to fulfill the donor's or purchaser's request,
and is not stored or otherwise retained by MCDS after the transaction is
This site may contain links to other (external) sites. MCDS
is not responsible for the privacy policies or content provided by these sites.
We collect some anonymous information about how you use the
site by setting and accessing cookies on your computer. A cookie is a small
text file containing a unique identification number that is transferred from
the web site to your hard drive. We use both session ID cookies and persistent
cookies. A session ID cookie terminates once you close the browser. A
persistent cookie is stored on your hard drive for an extended period of time.
The stored cookies will not allow us to learn any personally identifiable
information that you have not otherwise disclosed. At no time will the cookies
reveal to MCDS or to others your name, email address, street address or
currently used on most major websites. It is possible to adjust your browser
preferences to alert you when a cookie is sent to your hard drive, or to refuse
cookies altogether. However, this may significantly alter what you are able to
see or access on the MCDS website.