The San Francisco Unified School District, Student Support Services
Department, including its individual employees (hereafter referred
to as SHPD) is committed to preserving and respecting the privacy
of our users. We will use our best efforts to keep information that
you enter on the SHPD web site strictly confidential to the extent
of the law.
We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with
us. For example, like many web sites, we use "cookies," and we obtain
certain types of information when your web browser accesses SHPD. "Cookies" are
user identification tags that a web site assigns to you, and then places on your
computer's hard drive. The web site can then "recognize you" when
you next visit that web site because it retrieves your user identification from
your hard drive.
Does SHPD Share the Information It Receives?
Information you enter on the SHPD web site is maintained strictly within the
parameters of the web site. To the extent permitted by law, only information
available to the public under the Federal Freedom of Information Act and/or the
California Public Records Act will be made available to the public upon request.
SHPD may at some point include public forums or message boards. Please remember
that any information disclosed in these areas becomes public information and
exercise appropriate caution when disclosing personal information. There may be times when photographs of students and adults may appear on the website. If you want to opt out of this media inclusion, please contact our webmaster at
If we believe someone is trying to break into, has broken into or has otherwise
abused SHPD over the Internet, we can use the information in our logs to try
to find those who are responsible. As part of these efforts we may share the
information with law enforcement agencies and others.
SHPD provides links to other web sites for your convenience only. Please be aware
that when you click on a link, you are leaving our web site; understand that
these other web sites are not controlled or endorsed by SHPD. SHPD and their
employees, agents or contractors cannot be held responsible for the information
in these other web sites, or for maintaining your privacy at any site other than
Patent and Copyright Infringement
U.S. Copyright and Patent laws must be complied with in the use of this web site.
Under the fair use doctrine, you may use short quotes from copyrighted articles
and web sites. Do not reproduce or post entire copyrighted articles. Any copyrighted
material published on this web site MUST link to the original source online.
All material contained on this web site is the sole property of SHPD. Any reproduction
or redistribution of this material is prohibited without express written consent
Student Support Services Department
Phone: (415) 242-2615