Bronx Charter School for the Arts respects your privacy.

Bronx Arts Online Privacy Policy

By using our site, you consent to our Privacy Policy. This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.  Any changes to this policy will be posted on this page, with corresponding dates. 

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on our site, make a donation, or fill out an application.

When donating or registering on our site, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information, and/or other similar information. When applying to our school, we will ask specific questions about the applicant.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used to:

  • Personalize your experience
  • Improve our website
  • Improve customer service
  • Process transactions, including donations or online applications to our lottery
  • Send emails or mailings

Contact information you provide may be used to send information and updates pertaining to your application, donation, or other organizational news. If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, the option is at the bottom of each email we send.

How do we protect your information?

Security measures are in place to maintain the safety of your personal information. These include password protected directories and databases, SSL (Secure Sockets Layered) technology to ensure that your information is fully encrypted and sent across the Internet securely, and PCI Scanning to actively protect our servers from hackers and other vulnerabilities.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.

Do we use cookies?

Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to understand and save your preferences for future visits and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.  We also use web beacons in conjunction with cookies to help us gather additional information about your visit to our website.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell your personally identifiable information. We may share information with third parties to further Bronx Charter School for the Arts’ purposes or mission. We work with several trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business or market research, or servicing you. These parties agree to keep all information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety. Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Please contact us with any questions regarding this policy: lgarcia@bronxarts.net. This policy was last modified on June 2, 2023.