OLMHS does not collect personal information from users of our website without their knowledge. Personal information may be requested from you when you participate in certainonline activities, including:
- Using or sending email to a Mercy provided email account.
- Completing and submitting a form to Mercy via an online application, comment form, survey form or similar online form available on our website.
Personal information you provide is used for the purpose for which it is collected and may beshared with employees, agents, and contractors of OLMHS for the purpose for which it was submitted.
Anonymous Information – Log files
The OLMHS website automatically records a limited amount of demographic information from the users of the school's website, which may include the country of origin of the visit, operatingsystem and browser type that is used, frequency of visits, and other similar information. This information is collected and used for statistical analysis and comparison purposes only. OLMHS uses the information collected and the related analysis to help OLMHS communicate with its constituents more effectively.
Cookies and Links
A "cookie" is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive containing information about the user. It enables OLMHS to store and track what a user of the Mercy website is looking at during a visit. If you are concerned about the potential use of information gathered from your computer by "cookies," you can set your browser to prompt you before it accepts a "cookie." Most internet browsers have settings that allow the identification or rejection of "cookies." If you decide not to permit the use of "cookies" during your visit to Mercy's website, you may be unable to use certain functions on our website.
The OLMHS website provides links to other websites. Mercy is not responsible for the privacy statements or content of other websites. OLMHS's privacy statement does not apply when visiting non-Mercy sites.
OLMHS takes precautions to protect the personal information gathered through our website. When personal information is submitted, it is stored in a secure file on an OLMHS server maintained in a secure environment and its access is restricted to authorized employees of Mercy. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific task are granted accessto personal information.
Global Security Breach
This Privacy Statement describes, generally, how information is collected by the OLMHS website and how the information collected is used by Mercy. This is Privacy Statement does not constitute a guarantee of privacy, as it is possible for information collected to be disclosed without OLMHS's knowledge or permission in certain circumstances. Although it is rare, inspite of extensive security measures, there is always a risk of an attack on the internet host or a compromise of security as a result of a virus. OLMHS may also disclose certain information if it is required to do so by law or if we believe, in good faith, that such disclosure is necessary to (a) protect the rights and interests of OLMHS or (b) protect the safety of any individual or thegeneral public.
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Our Lady of Mercy High School
1437 Blossom Road
Rochester, NY 14610