What are Cookies?
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Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
The cookies used on our Holmfirth High School website have been categorized based on the categories found in the ICC UK Cookie guide. Our website runs most efficiently with cookies enabled. The cookies used on our website cannot harm your computer.
Types of Cookies:
Category 1: Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website.
Category Performance Cookies 2:
These cookies collect information about how our visitors use our website, for instance, which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how our website works.
Category 3: Functionality Cookies
These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make (such as your user name) and provide enhanced, more personal features. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites. The Holmfirth High School website does not use any category 3 type of cookie.
Other types of cookie
These cookies are specialist in nature and are for specific use. The Holmfirth High School website does not use any other types of cookie not falling within one of the categories above.
- Create statistics that tell us how this site is used
- Improve the speed/security of the site
- Help to improve this site by tracking errors and testing design operability
- Provide user specific preferences for our website (e.g language preference)
The Holmfirth High School website is designed to function optimally with cookies enabled. However, if you wish to disable cookies, this can be controlled through your browser settings.
If you do deactivate cookies it may mean some of the website features become disabled. Even with all cookies disabled, a tiny amount of information will continue to be retrieved from your web browser. This information is necessary for the basic functioning of our website.
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