Cookies Policy

Information about our use of cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies and our Cookie Policy in its entirety.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

We use analytical/performance cookies which allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the tables below:

www.4x4inschools.co.uk
www.4x4inschools.com
www.primaryschoolchallenge.com

These sites use the following cookies:

Name  Duration Information More information
SiriUsID
This expires after 4 days
It is used to identify and track the user between page loads. 
 
PHPSESSID 
This expires after 1 month. 
It is used to distinguish users.
 
_ga 
This expires after 2 years. 
It is used to distinguish users.
For more information on the Google Analytics cookies which we use, please visit the link below:
https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage
_gid 
This expires after 24 hours.
It is used to distinguish users.
 
_gat
This expires after 1 minute.
Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager.
 



















Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies although we cannot confirm this.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

In accordance with data protection legislation, we will not store your cookies for any longer than we believe is necessary.