Privacy

Introduction

Sea Pines Montessori Academy (SPMA) respects each individual’s right to personal privacy. We will collect and use information through our Web site only in the ways disclosed in this statement. This statement applies solely to information collected at spma.com, seapinesmontessoriacademy.com, seapinesmontessori.net, seapinesmontessori.org.

Your use and continued use of this site indicates your agreement with the privacy policies outlined below.

Information You Provide
SPMA collects information through our Web site via forms and email pop-ups with information voluntarily submitted by the user. SPMA does not actively market to children, and we never knowingly ask a child under 13 to divulge personal information.

Any time you use spma.com, our server automatically records information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website. These server logs may include information such as your search request, Internet Protocol address, IP geographic location, browser type, browser language and the date and time of your request.

Anyone can view our site, but registration is required for access to the SPMA Secure Area. SPMA uses “cookies”, or tiny pieces of information stored on your computer, to verify who you are. Our cookies store the following personal information:

  • Your user name
  • A double-hashed copy of your password

The cookies expire one year from the time they are set.
We do not have access to these cookies or any information that they may contain. A cookie can’t read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites.

Information Usage
The information collected by SPMA will be used for the purposes on the page in which the form/e-mail request is located. Users who provide information may be added to the SPMA regular mailing list unless they specifically ask not to be included.

The information we collect will not be used to create customer profiles. We will not supplement information collected at our Web site with data from other sources. We will not share data with third parties.

Links
Within this site, we offer links to other Web sites. These links do not imply an endorsement by SPMA, and users should note that we have no control over the content of these sites. SPMA is in no way responsible for the contents of these linked sites or any links within those sites. Please note: When you click on links to other Web sites, we encourage you to read their privacy policies. Their standards may differ from ours.

SPMA Log-In
This area of the SPMA web site is for SMPA staff, SPMA parents, SPMA students, and SPMA administrators only. Passwords will be furnished on an annual basis and are to be kept secure within the immediate family. This area of the site contains schedules, photos of children, and school information with the intent to keep it protected in the privacy of the school community.

Privacy Policy Changes
If our policy on information collection or uses changes, it will be posted here promptly. Your continued use of this site implies your agreement with this policy, and it is your responsibility to check for any updates.

Questions
If you have any questions or concerns, contact SPMA by calling 843-785-2534 or email us. We are committed to resolving issues within a timely fashion.