Privacy Policy

Who we are

Thank you for visiting the Environmental STEAM Magnet website at www.kingesm.org and for reviewing our privacy policy. This privacy policy discloses the ways our website gathers, uses, discloses, and manages a website user’s personally identifiable information.

Personally identifiable information is information that can be used to distinguish or trace a person’s identity. Personally identifiable information may include a person’s name or address, parent and family names and addresses, social security number, and geolocation data, among other data.

Our website address is: https://www.kingesm.org.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

We collect no personally identifiable information unless you choose to provide that information through use of the Environmental STEAM Magnet website at https://www.kingesm.org or by sending us an email.

Non-Personal Information Recorded by www.kingesm.org

If you visit us and do nothing more than browse the site, read pages or download information, the site’s operating system will automatically record some general information about your visit.

Some of our webpages (such as on-line registration forms, information request forms, notification and alert request forms, and other forms) let you voluntarily submit personally identifiable information. In those cases, every attempt will be made to protect your privacy. The Environmental STEAM Magnet cannot however, provide any guarantees as to the absolute security of your personal information.

If you visit us and do nothing more than browse the site, read pages or download information, the site’s operating system will automatically record some general information about your visit.

During your visit, the Environmental STEAM Magnet website at https://www.kingesm.org operating system will record:

The Internet domain for your Internet service, such as “xdomain.com” or “xdomain.net” if you use a private Internet access account or “yourschool.edu” if you connect from a college or other education domain.

  • The type of browser (such as Chrome version X or Safari version Y) that you are using.
  • The type of operating system that you use (such as Macintosh, UNIX, or Windows.)
  • The date and time you visit our site and the webpages that you visit on our site.
  • The address of the previous website you were visiting. If you linked to us from another website.
  • We may use this information for statistical analysis and to help make the Environmental STEAM Magnet website more useful to visitors. This tracking system does not record information about individuals.

Comments

Only registered users can post comments.

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s personally identifiable information address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Visitor comments are checked through an automated spam detection service. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Email

If you decide to send us an electronic mail message (email), the message will usually contain your return email address. If you include personal identifiable information in your email because you want us to address issues specific to your situation, we may use that information in responding to your request. In other limited circumstances, we may be required by law to disclose information that you submit.

Also, email is not necessarily secure against interception. Please send only information to help us process your request.

We provide a form in our website for families to join different email lists. By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Friends of King, 4201 Fountain Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90029, http://www.friendsofking.org. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact.

Cookies

On certain kingesm.org web pages, “cookies” are used to help with interactive usage of the site. A cookie is a small file that a website transfers to your hard disk, usually to keep track of you while you are connected to that site.

The cookies on kingesm.org‘s pages do not collect information about you, but only about your browser “session.” The cookie makes it easier for you to use the dynamic features of these web pages, without having to provide the same information again and again as you move from one page to another.

To protect your privacy, be sure to close your browser completely after you have finished conducting business with a website that uses cookies. If you are concerned about 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 let you identify and/or reject cookies. Most Internet browsers also have settings that allow you to delete cookies stored in your computer.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Updated on September 22, 2019.