PRIVACY NOTICE for pupils in primary schools, early years settings, alternative provision and pupil referral units

Privacy Notice - Data Protection Act 1998

We at St Peter's Catholic Primary School are a data controller for the purposes of the Data Protection Act. We collect information from you and may receive information about you from your previous school and the Learning Records Service. We hold this personal data and use it to:

  • Support your teaching and learning;
  • Monitor and report on your progress
  • Provide appropriate pastoral care, and
  • Assess how well your school is doing.

This information includes your contact details, national curriculum assessment results, attendance information[1] and personal characteristics such as your ethnic group, any special educational needs and relevant medical information. 

We will not give information about you to anyone without your consent unless the law and our policies allow us to.

We are required by law to pass some information about you to our Local Authority (LA) and the Department for Education (DfE).

If you want to receive a copy of the information about you that we hold or share, please contact Miss Rothney at the school office or Mrs Gili-Ross the Headteacher.


Lancashire County Council Privacy Notice

Data Controller Lancashire County Council is registered as a data controller with the Information Commissioner's Office (registration number: Z542705X).

Contact details for the council's data controller are:

Information Governance Team

Lancashire County Council

PO Box78

County Hall





If you need more information about how the DfE store and use your information, then please go to the following websites:

Public Communications Unit

Department for Education

Sanctuary Buildings

Great Smith Street





Telephone: 0370 000 2288