Thank you for visiting the Newport News Public Schools Web
Privacy Act of 1974, this web site does not collect data
of a personal or confidential nature about its users. Submissions
to feedback forms are voluntary.
Even though this is not a commercial web site, we comply
with the Children's
Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA") and do not knowingly
collect any information from children under 13.
Here is how we handle information about your visit
to our web site(s):
Information Collected and Stored Automatically
The NNPS web site uses a third-party service for tracking
and reporting visits to our site in order to understand our
web traffic. The information collected about your visit to
our web site is not used to personally identify you. We use
this information to help us make our site more useful to visitors,
to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the
types of technology our visitors use. The following specific
and summary items may be collected:
- The IP address from which you access our web site (an
IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to
your computer whenever you are using the World Wide Web).
- The Internet domain (for example, "xcompany.com" if you
use a private Internet access account, or "yourschool.edu"
if you connect from a university's domain).
- The type of browser and operating system you use to access
our site -- for example, Internet Explorer on Windows
or Safari on Mac..
- The dates and times you access our site.
- The pages on our web site you visit, including their size.
- If you followed a link from a previous web site to our
web site the URL of that referring web site.
- Any errors you may encounter while using our web site.
We use a third-party service provider for our site search
feature and for web analytics (Google). Please review the Google
If You Choose to Send Us Personal Information
If you choose to provide us with personal information,
for example, by sending us e-mail, we use that information
to respond to your message. We do not create individual profiles
or mailing lists with the information provided. No information,
including your e-mail address, will be sold or distributed
to any other organization without explicit, advance permission.
In the event of illegal or unlawful practices, the specific
and summary information may be shared with duly authorized
law enforcement agents.
Links to Other Sites
Our Web site has links to other government and private
web sites. Once you leave our web site, information about
Keeping Children Safe Online
Children should be sure to ask their parents for permission
before they send any information about themselves (name, address,
e-mail address, etc.) to us or anyone else over the Internet.
We encourage parents to get involved with their children's
online usage and to be aware of activities in which they are