What definitions apply to the Privacy Policy?

"STEM K12" (or “We”) means STEM K12 Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliated companies.

"STEM K12 School Program" means a school that offers education programs or services We provide.

"Local School" means the school that contracts with us for a STEM K12 School Program.

"Personal Information" (or “PI”) means information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate someone. “Non-PI” means information that cannot be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate someone.

“Sites” means STEM K12’s websites, including this one.

What non-personally identifiable information does K12 collect?

We automatically receive Non-PI from your web browser or device connected to the Internet. That includes your IP address (the string of numbers that identifies the device), the name of the Web page you visited just before visiting ours, the page or pages you visit on our Site, and how much time you spend on each page.

How does STEM K12 use non-personally identifiable information?

We use this information to monitor and improve our Site. We also use it to study Internet traffic trends, administer the Site, and gather information.

When does STEM K12 share non-personally identifiable information?

Except for “cookies,” We will not share non-PI unless i) We are required to by law, such as by a court order, ii) allowed to for law enforcement, health or safety purposes, iii) We collected it in the on-line school, to your child’s Local School, iv) to other companies that help us provide the K12 School Program, or v) where permitted, to protect K12’s legal rights.

How do STEM K12's sites use "cookies"?

When you visit our Sites, the server creates a piece of text known as a “cookie” to put on your device. The cookie is unique to your browser. It lets the server remember information about your visit. Cookies do not collect PI. We use cookies to follow how you use the Sites to adapt Web content to your interests. If your child is in a STEM K12 School Program, cookies will help you and the child use the STEM K12 Online School ("OLS").

We may use cookies from other companies to provide relevant information to you. These cookies may record that you visited our Sites and the websites you visited before visiting our Sites. These cookies can be used to provide relevant information to you on other websites.

What happens when I link to other websites from STEM K12's Sites?

The Sites may contain links to other websites that We provide for your convenience ("Linked Sites"). These sites are not under STEM K12’s control. STEM K12 is not responsible for the content on any Linked Site or the actions of any Linked Site. The links do not suggest that STEM K12 recommends the Linked Site. STEM K12 has no liability for your access to the Linked Sites. Access to the Linked Sites is at your own risk. You should review the Privacy Policy that may be on the Linked Sites because those websites are not covered by this Privacy Policy.