How we use

cookies

Cookies are files saved on your phone, tablet or computer when you visit a website.

We use cookies to collect and store information about how you use our website, such as the pages you visit.

Below is a list of all the cookies we use, their purpose and how long until they expire.

Strictly necessary cookies

ARRAffinity

expires when the browser is closed

This cookie is set by websites run on the Windows Azure cloud platform. It is used for load balancing to make sure the visitor page requests are routed to the same server in any browsing session. Read Cookiepedia’s overview of this cookie here

ARRAffinitySameSite

expires when the browser is closed

This cookie is set by websites run on the Windows Azure cloud platform. It is used for load balancing to make sure the visitor page requests are routed to the same server in any browsing session. Read Cookiepedia’s overview of this cookie here

daextlwcn-accepted

expires in 6 months

Records if you have already accepted or rejected cookies, so you are not presented with the request banner each time you visit our website.

daextlwcn-category-status

expires in 6 months

Record the cookies you have given consent to, so we can enable certain functionality on the website.

Cookies that remember your settings

sgse-school-homepage-redirect

expires in 30 days

Remembers which school (lower school or upper school) was visited last, and automatically redirects users to that school’s homepage if the main website homepage is visited.

Cookies that help with our communications and marketing

scxi:rt-624d598c5526b5abe1e79191

expires in 7 weeks

Associate chat requests to a particular user, and to continue previous chats.

Cookies that measure website use

_ga

expires in 2 years

This cookie is used to distinguish users on our website. It calculates visitor, session, campaign data and keeps track of site usage for the site’s analytics report.

_gid

expires in 24 hours

This cookie is used to distinguish users on our website. It is used to store information on how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected includes the number of visitors, their source, and the pages visited.

_ga_PQY9XSCKZP

expires in 2 years

Used to persist session state.

_gac_gb_PQY9XSCKZP

expires in 90 days

This cookie collects information about ad campaigns if linked with Google Ads. Google Ads website conversion tags will read this cookie unless you opt-out. Learn more

How do I change my

Cookie settings?

You can change your cookie preferences at any time by using the Delete Cookies button below. You can then adjust the available sliders to ‘On’ or ‘Off’, then click ‘accept’. You may need to refresh your page for your settings to take effect.

Alternatively, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

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