Policies & GDPR
Our school policies and guidelines are in place to promote best practice for our school community. These policies are provided below. If you can’t see the policy that you are looking for, please contact us to request a copy.
North Ridge Community School is a school within Nexus Multi Academy Trust. The Trust has a number of overarching policies which can be found by clicking on this link Nexus Policies
General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)
What is GDPR?
GDPR is a new EU regulation with regard to the protection and security of personal data held by businesses (including schools). GDPR is concerned with the storage, controlling and processing of personal data relating to employees, students, parents, customers etc. Personal data held by businesses pose significant risk if stolen, destroyed, lost, altered or disclosed without authority: accidentally or unlawfully. The new GDPR regulations come into force on 25th May 2018 and failure to comply with the regulations will result in substantial fines, 4% of annual global turnover or 20 million euros.