Use of Personal Information
Sumner Academy will not collect any personally identifiable information about you, such as name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address (“personal data”) through this site unless you have provided it voluntarily. Please do not submit any information you do not want collected.
When you provide your personal information, that data may be used in the following ways, unless otherwise stated:
- To fulfill a request you have made
- To update your school maintained record
- To contact you
Sumner Academy will not sell, rent, or market personal data about you to third parties.
In some cases this website may automatically collect information about you that is not personally identifiable (outside of registration). Examples of this type of information include the type of Internet browser you are using, the type of computer operating system you are using, the IP address of your computer, and the domain name of the website from which you linked to the site. This information is used solely to provide the school with overall statistics in website usage, and to evaluate generalized user demographics.
When you view this website, some information may be stored on your computer. This information will be in the form of a “cookie” or similar file and will allow the website to tailor the experience to your interests and preferences. With most Internet browsers, cookies can be blocked or erased after visiting a website. Some aspects of this website may not function properly if your browser is set to block cookies.
The school takes every precaution to protect users’ information. When users submit sensitive information via this website, it is encrypted and remains secure during all stages of transmission. The school complies with all state and federal statutes requiring safeguards and specific types of information.
You can donate at www.sumneracademy.org with confidence. We have partnered with Authorize.Net [link to http://www.authorize.net], a leading payment gateway since 1996, to accept credit cards safely and securely for our school comunity.
The Authorize.Net Payment Gateway manages the complex routing of sensitive customer information through the credit card processing networks. See an online payments diagram [http://www.authorize.net/resources/howitworksdiagram/] to see how it works.
The company adheres to strict industry standards for payment processing, including:
- 128-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology for secure Internet Protocol (IP) transactions.
- Industry leading encryption hardware and software methods and security protocols to protect customer information.
- Compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).
www.sumneracademy.org is registered with the Authorize.Net Verified Merchant Seal program.
Refunds will not be given on donations made to Sumner Academy.