Privacy Policy

This privacy notice tells you what to expect when the Curzon School of Dancing collects personal information 

The Curzon School of Dancing is committed to protecting your personal information in accordance with the original Data Protection Act 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) effective from May 2018. We are committed to providing a safe environment for all our pupils and everybody who comes into contact with us, both physically and virtually (online).  

This Privacy Statement refers to the use of any personal information provided to us online or via application forms, telephone, email exchange, letters or correspondence. 

Whenever you provide such information, we are legally obliged to use your information in line with current legislation concerning the protection of personal information. 

The Curzon School of Dancing  website occasionally contains hyperlinks to websites owned and operated by third parties. These third party websites have their own privacy policies, and are also likely to use cookies, and we therefore urge you to review them. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy practices of such third party websites and your use of such websites is at your own risk.. 

Pupils data 

We collect name, address, date of birth, email, telephone contact numbers, medical information, 

and attending school in order to register the pupil. By submitting your details, we assume consent to use it for administrative purposes.  

How will you use my personal information? 

We will use your personal information for a number of purposes including 

- to provide you with information about  activities and to deal with your requests and enquiries. 

- for "service administration purposes", which means that we may contact you for reasons related to the service or activity you signed up for (eg. change of details regarding a class etc.) 

As and when we need to use your personal information for reasons other than the ones specified above, we will ensure that we notify you first. You will be given the opportunity to withhold or withdraw your consent for the use of your personal information for purposes other than those listed above. 

By submitting your details, we assume consent to use it for administrative purposes to enable us to provide you with the services that you have selected. 

The Curzon School of Dancing does NOT share your personal information with third parties, unless clearly stated. We do NOT sell your data, and neither do we buy data from third parties. 

Who will we share your personal information with? 

We use the named company below to store personal information for us and manage our pupil registers . Where we have this arrangements there is always a contract, memorandum of understanding or information sharing protocol in place to ensure that the organisation complies with data protection law. 

    Membermeister 

The Curzon School of Dancing is a member of the National Association of Teachers of Dancing. They collect and hold information to administer the taking of qualifications and issuing of certificates to successful candidates. They will hold the certificate information indefinitely so that they can confirm it is genuine to any interested party. 

The Curzon school of Dancing uses iZettle as its card payment system. We collect mobile numbers to provide a receipt of transaction. 

Data Retention 

Once a pupil leaves, we retain sufficient information to identify the pupil. This allows the pupil to be reactivated  if the pupil re-joins. The Curzon School of Dancing relies on legitimate interest as the legal basis for retaining this information. 

What are cookies? 

Cookies are text files that websites place on your own computer to store information specific to you. 

The Curzon School of Dancing may contact you 

- to send you relevant communications as part of your membership package 

- to remind you of important deadlines 

- in relation to any service or activity you have signed up for in order to ensure that we can deliver the services to you 

How long will Curzon School of Dancing keep my personal information for? 

We keep the information we hold about our pupils for as long as is necessary to deliver the services we are providing you with. 

Where is the information stored? 

We use a variety of procedures and secure technologies to help protect your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. We store personal information you provide on computer systems which have carefully controlled access. 

The security measures described above ensure that all reasonable steps are taken to protect your personal information. However, the nature of the Internet means that an absolute guarantee of security cannot be offered, and, as with all Internet transactions, you should be aware that there may be a small security risk when disclosing information online. 

Can I find out what personal information The Curzon School of Dancing holds about me?  

You have the right to access certain personal information held about you. 

If you wish to make a Data Subject Access Request, please contact curzondancing@hotmail.co.uk Contacting us about this Privacy Statement 

If you any questions or comments about this Privacy Statement please e-mail Curzondancing@hotmail.co.uk