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OMAHA PUBLIC SCHOOLS
The Omaha Public Schools (“OPS”) gateway site,
collects information to improve functionality and content and to monitor
performance. Data is used to help answer specific questions about the
performance of the individual web pages. Typically, site usage is
associated with individual IP addresses. OPS works in a distributed
technology environment; therefore, policies and procedures for other
sites may vary. If there are questions, visitors should contact the
school, department, unit or organization that maintains the site.
We at OPS recognize your right to confidentiality
committed to protecting your privacy. OPS operates under the
following set of
strict privacy principles:
The only information OPS obtains about individual visitors
Web Site is that supplied voluntarily by visitors.
In cases when OPS may need personal information to provide
visitors with customized content or to inform them about new features or
services, visitors are explicitly asked for that information.
Personally identifiable information provided by visitors
e-mail or home address, etc.) will not be disclosed to anyone unless
indicate that OPS may do so.
Only statistical information about our visitors as a group
habits, demographics) may be shared with any partner of OPS.
identifiable information will not be shared at any time without the
permission. OPS employs strict security measures to safeguard
transactions; personal information is stored in a secured database and
sent via an encrypted Internet channel.
The following discloses our information gathering
dissemination practices for this Site.
An IP address is a number automatically assigned to
computer whenever you access the Internet. All computer
identification on the
Internet is conducted with IP addresses, which allow computers and
recognize and communicate with each other. OPS collects IP
addresses in order
to conduct system administration and to conduct Site analysis. If a
requests pages from OPS, the OPS servers enter the visitor's IP address
log. To maintain visitor anonymity, OPS does not associate IP
records containing personal information. However, OPS will use IP
identify any visitors who refuse to comply with OPS' in-house rules or
service, and to identify visitors who threaten our service, Site,
Our Site may place cookies in the browser files of
computer. Cookies are pieces of information that a Web Site
transfers to an
individual's hard disk for record keeping purposes. Our Site may
during your on-line session to deliver content specific to your
Cookies allow us to avoid showing you the same ad or other message
Our cookies do not contain personal information. They do enable OPS
your use of the Site to information that you have specifically and
provided to our Site.
In order to take advantage of some of the Site’s
(such as email notification of school closings, etc.) registration may be
required. Such registration may require users to give us contact
such as their name and e-mail address, and demographic information such
as a ZIP
code. The customer's contact information is used to contact the
necessary. Users may choose (opt-in) to receive future mailings;
choice/opt-in section below. Demographic and profile data may also
at our Site. We use this data to tailor the visitor's experience at
showing the visitor content that reflects their stated preferences.
SURVEYS AND QUESTIONNAIRES
Our on-line surveys and questionnaires may ask
contact and demographic information. The customer's contact
information is used
to contact the visitor when necessary. Users may opt-out of
mailings; see the choice/opt-in/removal section below.
OPS may provide its
with chat rooms, forums, message boards and/or news groups. Please
that any information disclosed in these areas becomes public information
should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal
REMOVAL OF INFORMATION
Our Site gives users the opportunity to opt-in to
communications from us and our partners at the point where we request
information about the visitor. You can call the following telephone
557-4466 for more information.
Please note that we
our privacy practices from time to time, and that such practices are
posting revisions on the OPS Site. We ask that you periodically
page to insure familiarity with the most current version of our privacy
contractual or other legal rights in or on behalf of any party.
This Site gives users the following options for
and modifying information previously provided call the following
number: (402) 557-4466.
CONTACTING THE WEB
If you have any questions about this privacy
practices of this Web Site, or your interaction with this Web Site,
following telephone number: (402)557‑4466.
Nothing contained in this Privacy Statement impacts,
or modifies OPS' rights, responsibilities or compliance with or under the
Educational Rights and Privacy Act or any other applicable federal, state
local law or regulation.
documents incorporated by reference for other terms and conditions
your use of the OPS Site.