Information about pupils in schools
Data Protection Act 1998: How we use pupil information
We process personal information relating to our pupils and may receive information about them from their previous school, local authority, and the Department for Education (DfE). We hold this personal data to:
This information will include their contact details, national curriculum assessment results, attendance information, any exclusion information, where they go after they leave us and personal characteristics such as their ethnic group, any special educational needs they may have as well as relevant medical information. Digital still and video images may also be used to celebrate success and promote the work of the school through their publication in newsletters, on the school website and in the public media e.g. local newspaper. (See school policies - Digital Images under key information)
We will not give information about you to anyone without your consent unless the law and our policies allow us to.
We are required, by law, to pass certain information about our pupils to our local authority (LA) and the Department for Education (DfE).
If you want to receive a copy of the information about you that we hold, please contact the school office.
If you need more information about how our local authority and/or DfE collect and use your information, please visit:
If you are unable to access these websites, please contact:
Information Governance Team
Chief Executive’s Department
Luton Borough Council
Town Hall, First Floor Annex, Luton LU1 2BQ
Telephone: 01582 546398