What is a cookie?
A cookie is a piece of information in the form of a very small text file that is placed on an internet user’s hard drive. It is generated by a web page server, the computer that operates a website. The information the cookie contains is set by the server and it can be used by that server whenever the user visits the site. A cookie can be thought of as an internet user’s identification card, which tell a web site when the user has returned.
How does this affect your use of sussexschoolgames.org?
The only cookies used on this website are analytical cookies from Google Analytics. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors we have, and how these visitors move around our website when they are using it. The data collected in this way helps us improve the way our website works, for example by making sure users can find the information they need as easily as possible.
The information generated by the cookies about your use of our website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of our website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google undertakes not to associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. For more information on Google Analytics click here https://developers.google.com/analytics/resources/concepts/gaConceptsCookies