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Privacy Policy

Welcome to the Wilton Public Schools website, located at http://wiltonps.org , the following provides the Terms and Privacy Policy in using the district website.  Please be aware that the “website” serves as an information hub for school calendar, events, Board of Education meetings, documents and minutes, policies  & procedures as well as news items. Our terms of service and privacy policy reflects our ongoing commitment to transparency and privacy while using the digital tools that best provide school - home communication as well as sharing our many points of pride with the community.  As this is an evolving document, check back often for any changes to our Terms. Thank you.

TERMS OF USE

For Informational Purpose Only:

Wilton Public Schools provides the website, located at http://wiltonps.org, for informational purposes only.  The information provided on this website should not be considered a replacement for consultation with staff and direct communication with our teachers.

Copyright and Trademarks
Our Webmasters and content providers agree to abide by appropriate copyright and trademark laws.  In addition, any content on the Wilton Public Schools’ website including any images, graphics, logos or content is the property of the District.  In the event of an infringement of copyright or trademarks, the person responsible for posting the copyrighted material indemnifies the District of any infringement of claims.

Website Accessibility
Wilton Public Schools adheres to the Website Accessibility Guidelines and is proactive in meeting the needs set out in the law.  Please refer to our Website Accessibility statement.

Use of Social Media
The Wilton Public Schools website proudly uses social media feeds, i.e., Twitter, that inform, promote and celebrate events across the school district.  The owner of any given feed is responsible for its content.

PRIVACY POLICY

Use of Personal Information

We do not collect any personal information unless you voluntarily provide it.  Personal information submitted will not be transferred to any non-affiliated third parties unless otherwise stated at the time of collection.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file stored by your browser that allows the website to “remember” your preferences (such as calendar settings and site bookmarks) on the site from visit to visit, or to maintain your “logged in” status when visiting protected areas. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site. Web browsers have settings allowing you to reject cookies, or selectively accept cookies, or delete cookies previously accepted. Please be aware that rejecting or deleting cookies from our website may make certain functions unavailable to you.

Analytics Information

Like most standard website servers we use website statistic packages such as Google Analytics to analyze trends in how our website is accessed and utilized. Information monitored includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, geographic location of visitors (country, city), browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, time spent on pages, and keywords used to find our site via search engines. This information is anonymous and cannot be directly linked to individual users. We may use it to identify high-use or low-use areas of the site, pinpoint problem areas of the site, analyze broad demographic trends in our visitors, and make decisions about how to make it easier for people to find and navigate our website.

Links

This website may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of other such sites. We encourage users to be wary when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.

Security

This website takes every precaution to protect our users' personal information. Whenever users submit personal information (such as contact info or credit card info) via online forms, registration, or online purchase, upon submission that information is encrypted via the highest level of SSL (Secured Sockets Layer) available. Servers that store personally identifiable information are in a secure environment. Under no circumstances are credit card numbers permanently stored on our website servers.

Non-secured Communications

Posts to discussion forums, discussion boards, comments to blogs, and Alumni Class Notes are viewable by other users. When these areas are not in a password protected area, they may be viewable by the general public. Please be aware of this when posting personal information in these areas.

Contact Information

If users have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us at: komparf@wiltonps.org