Privacy Policy and Practices

Last Updated: 12/27/2001

This is a privacy policy for The Loveland Schools Press Online. Continued use of this website implies agreement to our privacy practices and terms and conditions of use. You may contact us by e-mail at

Data Collection

The Loveland Schools Press Online occassionally collects personal information, which may or may not be personally identifiable. Readers have the option of placing (anonymous) in any form field requesting any part of one's name. Valid and correct e-mail addresses must be entered in any form field requiring such information. Such information, unless otherwise noted, will be used only for communicative purposes, such as e-mailing newsletters or verifying personal information.


The Loveland Schools Press Online does store cookies on its readers' computers. One such cookie, used for editions, takes note of which edition you choose on our welcome page. This can be easily deleted by using Netscape 6 or Mozilla. The Loveland Schools Press Online currently provides no mechanism for automatically removing this cookie, as it is non-identifyable, and can be changed by going to the welcome page.

Two of our hosts, Netfirms and FortuneCity, place banner ads on our pages and displays pop-up ads on our readers' screens. Such ads may store cookies. For more information, see the Netfirms and FortuneCity websites.

Dispute Resolution and Privacy Seals

Many websites on the Internet now have official seals from organizations which endorse privacy practices. The Loveland Schools Press Online currently does not have such a privacy seal; however, the idea is in consideration. Should one be obtained for this website, this section will be updated accordingly.

Should you find a mistake or breach of policy, please accept our sincere apologies, and note that we will promptly fix the problem. Please see the Concerns heading for more details on concerns.

Opt-out / Unsubscription

In order to opt-out of a service or offer, or to unsubscribe from our newsletter(s), please e-mail us, with Opt-Out or Unsubscribe in the subject line and the service, offer, or newsletter you are going to opt-out or unsubscribe from in the message body. You may also visit our Subscription Center.

Policy Evaluation

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 will evaluate this policy's compact policy whenever it is used with a cookie. The actions IE will take depend on what privacy level the user has selected in their browser (Low, Medium, Medium High, or High; the default is Medium). In addition, IE will examine whether the cookie's policy is considered satisfactory or unsatisfactory, whether the cookie is a session cookie or a persistent cookie, and whether the cookie is used in a first-party or third-party context.

Satisfactory policy: This compact policy is considered satisfactory according to the rules defined by Internet Explorer 6. IE6 will accept cookies accompanied by this policy under the High, Medium High, Medium, Low, and Accept All Cookies settings. Note: This evaluation is currently experimental and should not be considered a substitute for testing with a real Web browser. Note: This automatic evaluation by IBM P3P does not evaluate cookies stored by advertisement banners and pop-up windows, placed by Netfirms or FortuneCity.

Childrens' Privacy Protection

The Loveland Schools Press Online strives to protect the privacy of all our visitor, especially our young ones. Therefore, we greatly encourage anyone under the age of 12(?) to fill in (anonymous), when asked his/her name. We try our best to conform and support the COPPA.


This policy is valid for eight weeks from the time it is loaded by a client, or when it is changed, superceeded, or overridden, whichever comes first.


If you have any concerns or suggestions, please contact us.


Changes in privacy practices and/or policy will be posted on this website, where apppropriate.