Cookies overview

We use cookies on the st-johns.shropshire.sch.uk website to track user activity on the site and to enable various types of functionality.  Please note that all of these Cookies exist to enable functionality on the website and not for advertising purposes. If you do not wish these cookies to be tracked you can disable them in your browser, but this may negatively affect your experience on the site.

There are two types of cookie you may encounter when using this website:

  1. First party cookies: these are our own cookies, controlled by us and used to provide information about usage of our site.
  2. Third party cookies: these are cookies found in other companies’ internet tools which we are using to enhance our site, for example Google have their own cookies, which are controlled by them.

First party cookies

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Third party cookies

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