TERMS AND CONDITIONS
How are users of this website expected to behave?
Your use of this site is not solely for your own purposes. Parts of this site may include interaction with other people. By visiting this website, users agree to adhere to certain standards of interactive conduct. These standards apply to use of interactive features including but not limited to discussion groups, chat, e-cards, calendar listings, news, blog comments and email to addresses contained in this website.
In any interaction with this website, visitors agree to refrain from:
using language that can be generally construed as offensive, derogatory, judgmental, demeaning or humiliating
“flaming” or “spamming” or any practice that floods an individual with unwanted or derogatory communication
comments, statements or terminology that can be construed as disparaging towards another’s race, gender, nationality, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, immigration status, presumed ideology (e.g., “conservative” or “liberal”), or religious affiliation
online shouting, that is, USE OF ALL CAPS IN ANY MESSAGE
linking to offensive sites, including those that are pornographic, racist or which advocate violence or prejudice against any group or individuals
disclosing private information about others
attacking or undermining another’s reputation or good name through calumny, libel, slander or so-called “fake news”
use of copyrighted material from this site without permission
The St. Agatha Catholic School website exists solely to advance the Good News of Jesus Christ and the building of the Kingdom of God. Therefore, St. Agatha Catholic School retains the right, in its sole discretion, to remove or block communications from anyone whom it determines to be detrimental to that purpose, whether or not such communications violate the prohibitions enumerated above. Such action by St. Agatha Catholic School is not meant to disparage the intent, faith, character, or reputation of individual whose communications are removed or blocked.
If any violation of the above standards represents, indicates or suggests an intent or threat to break the law, the violator’s information, including ISP and IP address, will be provided to the appropriate law enforcement agencies. Although they may not use site features, hackers who interfere with the operation of the St. Agatha Catholic School site or obtain information from the site without permission or spammers who harvest e-mail addresses from this site are also subject to criminal prosecution.
Exclusion of Warranties and Reservation of Rights
St. Agatha Catholic School follows accepted standards in regard to information technology but cannot warrant that the website will operate error-free or that this website, its server or its content are free of computer viruses or similar contamination or destructive features. If your use of the website or the content results in the need for service or replacing equipment or data, St. Agatha Catholic School will not be responsible for those costs.
St. Agatha Catholic School also follows industry standards regarding transmissions of information made via the website, its content, or its server but cannot warrant that such transactions are fully secure. St. Agatha Catholic School will not be responsible for theft or misappropriation of information transmitted via this website, its content or its server (for example, through identity theft or credit card fraud).
IN NO EVENT WILL St. Agatha Catholic School BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE USE OR INABLILTY TO USE THE WEBSITE AND ITS CONTENT, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, EVEN IF St. Agatha Catholic School HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
Some states do not allow exclusion of implied warranties or limitation of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. In such states, the liability of St. Agatha Catholic School shall be limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.
Copyrights and Trademarks
St. Agatha Catholic School owns the content (software, text, graphics, images and other material) on this website or uses it through arrangements with other entities. The content is protected by copyright and unauthorized use of the content may violate copyright, trademark or other laws. No use other than that permitted under this agreement is acceptable without prior written consent from St. Agatha Catholic School. No content on this website may be used for a commercial or public purpose. Posting of content from this website on other sites or networks is strictly prohibited. The trademarks, service marks and logos of St. Agatha Catholic School used on this website also belong to St. Agatha Catholic School and may not be used without prior written permission of St. Agatha Catholic School specifically for each use. The trademarks, service marks and logos may not be used to disparage St. Agatha Catholic School or any third party or in any manner which could damage the good will of the marks or logos. Any good will generated by the approved use of trademarks, service marks or logos inures to the benefit of St. Agatha Catholic School.
This website may contain links to third-party websites which are provided as a convenience to users and do not constitute an endorsement by St. Agatha Catholic School of the links or their content. Likewise, St. Agatha Catholic School cannot be responsible for the accuracy of the content on external sites nor for destructive programs that may be on these sites. Any access of external links is done at the user’s own risk.
St. Agatha Catholic School understands that you care how information about you is used and shared. We appreciate your trust. We will protect your privacy using industry standard security practices, although no technology is entirely secure, and use any information submitted through our website carefully and sensibly.
How does St. Agatha Catholic School protect personal information?
St. Agatha Catholic School collects your personal information, including user names, email addresses, IP addresses, other contact details, survey response, photos, payment information and cookie data. There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected. This can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information will be used to fulfill contracts and process transactions or requests. We collect your information with your consent, indicated by your use of the website, and for the purposes of responding to legitimate requests from government or law enforcement authorities. Your information is retained for as long as it is needed to fulfill your request and to comply with legal obligations.
Our web server may automatically recognize information regarding your IP address, domain or e-mail address. This information is not viewed individually, but is used to automatically compile statistics through a software program. The statistical information we collect may be used to:
improve the content and organization of our website
create new features and/or content on our site to meet the patterns of use indicated by statistical analysis
provide general statistical information, e.g. the number of visitors to the site and most-viewed pages
Will St. Agatha Catholic School disclose private information it collects to outside parties?
If you supply St. Agatha Catholic School with your email address, you may receive periodic e-mail messages from us providing information and updates about the Church, the school, our website, or notice of upcoming events and activities. In each case, when you submit a form you will be given the option not to receive such communication. If you mistakenly receive any communication you do not want to receive, please click on the unsubscribe link provided at the bottom of the communication or respond to the e-mail with a request to be removed from the list, and your request will be promptly fulfilled. We do not make the email addresses of those who access our site available to other organizations nor do we sell this information to anyone.
If you supply St. Agatha Catholic School with your postal address on-line you may receive periodic postal mailings from us providing information on the Church, our website, or upcoming events or activities. If you do not wish to receive such postal mailings, please let us know by returning the mail to the originating department as “refused” and your name will be removed from the mailing list.
Persons who supply St. Agatha Catholic School with telephone numbers online may be assured that his or her telephone number will be kept in confidence by St. Agatha Catholic School and used only for the purpose for which you supplied it. Phone numbers will not be shared with other organizations.
Requests by law enforcement agencies for information about site users deemed by St. Agatha Catholic School to be legitimate and not in violation of constitutional principles will be supplied to law enforcement agencies.
Any user of this site indicating, threatening, admitting to or representing an act in violation of the law on this site or through an e-mail link contained on this site will be reported to the appropriate law enforcement agency.