Cookie Policy & Licences

We may use information obtained from cookies or similar technology. Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which we download onto your computer or device when you visit our website. We can recognise these cookies on subsequent visits and they allow us to remember you. Cookies come in many forms. We have set out below the main types and categories of cookies that are used.

Content Management System

This cookie is set by our Content Management System upon arriving at the website. It is used to identify a user’s session, and is not used by The Brakenhale School for any other purpose. The cookie is deleted when a user closes their web browser.


These cookies allow us to conduct an analysis of our site visitors, so we can improve the relevance of content and performance of our site. Data collected includes the number of visitors to the site, the pages they have visited, where they have come from and the basic specifications of their operating system. You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies.

Site cookie

This cookie is added once a user has confirmed they are happy to use cookies. It tells if a user has read the message or not, to avoid it from appearing every time a user visits the site.

Controlling cookies

Visitors may wish to restrict the use of cookies, or completely prevent them from being set. Most browsers provide for ways to control cookie behaviour such as the length of time they are stored – either through built-in functionality or by utilizing third party plugins.

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