Data Protection

Privacy Notice – Data Protection Act 1998

We at Anderton Primary School are the Data Controller for the purposes of the Data Protection Act. We collect information from you, and may receive information about you from your previous school. We hold this personal data and use it to:

  • support your teaching and learning;
  • monitor and report on your progress;
  • provide appropriate pastoral care, and
  • assess how well your school is doing.

This information includes your contact details, national curriculum assessment results, attendance information, characteristics such as ethnic group, special educational needs and any relevant medical information.

We will not give information about you to anyone outside the school without your consent unless the law and our rules permit it.

We are required by law to pass some of your information to the Local Authority (LA), and the Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF).

If you want to see a copy of the information we hold and share about you then please contact Mrs Jacqueline Jones.

If you require more information about how the LA and/or DfE store and use this data please click on the link below:

Pupil and Workforce Data

What the DfE does with Pupils’ data

If you need any further clarification, please contact the LA or the DCSF as follows:

  • Stephen Clark – Data Collection Manager – 01772-531317
  • Public Communications Unit
    Department of Education
    Sanctuary Buildings
    Great Smith Street
    SW1P 3BT


tel:                   0870 000 2288.


Mrs L Minton

Head teacher