Privacy Policy

Hartland International School ("Hartland") operates the website It is Hartland’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.

Website Visitors

Like most websites, Hartland collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Hartland’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Hartland’s visitors use its website.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Hartland’s websites choose to interact with Hartland in ways that require Hartland to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Hartland gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. Hartland collects such information only in so far as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Hartland. Hartland does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Hartland may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Hartland may monitor the most popular pages on the site to help identify spam. However, Hartland does not disclose personally-identifying information.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Hartland discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Hartland’s behalf or to provide services available at Hartland’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Hartland will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, and affiliated organizations, as described above, Hartland discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Hartland believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Hartland, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of a Hartland website and have supplied your email address, Hartland may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Hartland and our services. We primarily use our various blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Hartland takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Hartland uses cookies to help Hartland identify and track visitors, their usage of Hartland website, and their website access preferences. Hartland visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Hartland’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Hartland’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Hartland may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Hartland’s sole discretion. Hartland encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.