What are cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in your web browser while you are browsing a website. By way of example, providing access to this Cookie Notice in itself relies on the use of a cookie.
Cookies can be categorised in a number of different ways:
- Session cookies are stored in your device’s temporary memory (not your hard drive) while you’re browsing a website. Usually these cookies are deleted when you close the browser and so session cookies remain active only until you leave a site.
- Persistent cookies remain stored on your hard drive, persisting from session to session until you delete them, or they reach a set expiration date. Persistent cookies can store information such as log-in details, bookmarks, credit card details and preferred settings and themes – resulting in a faster and smoother web journey.
Who can set cookies on our Websites?
Each type of cookie can be set and controlled by the operator of the website which the user is browsing, in this instance Betaview Limited (SchoolGrinds.ie) (known as a ‘first party’ cookie) or a third party such as Facebook, for example to display advertisements and social sharing features, (known as a ‘third party’ cookie).
What kind of cookies do we use on the Website?
- Necessary: Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. These cookies ensure basic functionalities and security features of the website, anonymously.
- Functional: Functional cookies help to perform certain functionalities like sharing the content of the website on social media platforms, collect feedbacks, and other third-party features.
- Performance: Performance cookies are used to understand and analyze the key performance indexes of the website which helps in delivering a better user experience for the visitors.
- Analytics: Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.
- Advertisement: Advertisement cookies are used to provide visitors with relevant ads and marketing campaigns. These cookies track visitors across websites and collect information to provide customized ads.
How to manage your cookies SchoolGrinds.ie will not place any cookies on your device without your consent except for those classed as strictly necessary or First Party Analytical Cookies.
You can always disable cookies through your browser settings; the Help function within your browser should tell you how. If you delete cookies relating to our Website, we will not remember things about you, including your cookie preferences, and you will be treated as a first-time visitor the next time you visit the site.
You can set your browser to notify you when cookies are active, or you may choose not to accept cookies at all. In addition, you can delete cookies that have already been set. For more information about how to disable cookies in your browser please visit the All About Cookies website.
Local Heroes uses Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use our Websites. The cookies used by this product collect information in an anonymous form. If you wish to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics on the Website please visit: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Revisions to this Cookie Notice Betaview Limited (SchoolGrinds.ie) may revise this Cookie Notice from time to time. Any significant changes to this Cookie Notice will be posted here so you should periodically check this page to review the most recent and up to date Cookie Notice.
Last updated August 2022