The general data protection regulations will come into effect on 25th May 2018 and include new requirements for schools on how they use pupil and parent data.
GDPR is a law relating to data protection and regulates how organisations and individuals within the organisation obtain, store and remove personal data.
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Primary School is committed to ensuring all personal information is secure. As an organisation registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) we understand the importance of keeping personal information safe. We take data security very seriously and are fully compliant with GDPR. Under GDPR, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Primary School, a Voluntary Academy is a data controller. We issue privacy notices to inform parents and staff about our role as data controllers.
The school is a Data Controller and is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).
The registration number is ZB288990.
The Data Protection Officer (DPO) for the school is Nikki Minnikin
Data Protection Officer – Schools & Education Corporate Resources, Doncaster Council