The Website may also use “cookies,” which are text packets sent by the a server to a user’s web browser and then sent back unchanged by the user’s browser each time it accesses that server. Cookies are used for authenticating, tracking, and maintaining specific information about users, such as site preferences. No personally identifiable information is exchanged via cookies. We may use a persistent cookie that stores your login ID (but not your password) to make it easier for you to login when you come back to the Website. You can remove or block this cookie using the settings in your browser if you want to disable this feature.
If you register or input personally identifiable information to the Website, you will not be anonymous to us. Fessenden and Partners may request your e-mail address or mailing address on some of the forms contained on the Website in order to communicate with you, and your provision of such information constitutes your agreement to allow Fessenden and Partners to contact you. We may also monitor and aggregate data regarding search terms entered into the Website.
When you use the Website, you may set up your personal profile, form relationships, send messages, perform searches and queries, form groups, set up events, download files, and transmit information through various channels. We collect this information so that we can provide you the service and offer personalized features. When you update information, we usually keep a backup copy of the prior version for a reasonable period of time to enable reversion to the prior version of that information.
If you post user content to the Website, such as, profiles, messages, notes, text, information, images, photos, listings and other content that you upload, publish or display through the Website, or transmit to or share with other users, you do so at your own risk. Fessenden cannot control the actions of other users, so we do not guarantee that your user content will not be viewed by unauthorized users. You agree that Fessenden shall not be responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website. You understand and acknowledge that, even after removal, copies of your user content may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or if other users have copied or stored your user content. Any improper collection or misuse of information provided on the Website is a violation of Fessenden's Terms of Service, and should be reported to firstname.lastname@example.org.
By using the Website, you are consenting to have your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States.
Children Under 13
If you are under 13 years of age, you are required to have your parent or guardian register or input personally identifiable information on your behalf. Fessenden will not contact children under age 13 for marketing purposes without your parent's permission. Fessenden will not, as a condition of use of the Website, ask a child under age 13 for more personally identifiable information than is reasonably necessary to use the Website. You agree that Fessenden shall not be responsible for the actions or inactions of Fessenden or any Partner.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Fessenden does not rent, sell, or share personally identifiable information about users with other people or non-affiliated entities, except to provide our services, or under the following circumstances:
- We will provide personally identifiable information in response to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to exercise our legal rights or defend legal claims.
- We reserve the right to transfer information about you if Fessenden is acquired by or merged with another school or entity.
Fessenden maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect your personally identifiable information. We use commercially reasonable tools and techniques to protect against unauthorized access to the Website. You agree that Fessenden shall not be liable for Fessenden’s or any Partner’s security safeguards.
The Fessenden School
250 Waltham Street
West Newton, MA 02465