Privacy Policy

This is the web site of The Alma del Mar Charter School and the Alma del Mar Foundation.


Our postal address is:

515 Belleville Ave.

New Bedford, MA 02746


We can be reached via email at or by telephone at (774) 206-6827.

For each visit to our web site, our web server does not automatically recognize any information regarding the domain or email address. We only collect information volunteered by site visitors, such as survey information and/or site registrations, payment information (e.g. credit card numbers and billing address), and information as collected by Google Analytics.


What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you subscribe to our newsletter, make a donation, or fill out a form.

When donating or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

Upon request, we provide site visitors with access to all information (including proprietary information) that we maintain about them, including financial information, unique identifier information, transaction information, contact information, etc. Visitors can access this information by writing to us at the above address.

Upon request, we offer visitors the ability to have inaccuracies corrected in contact information. Visitors can have this information corrected by sending us email at the above address.


What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:


To process transactions:

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.


To send periodic emails:

The email address you provide for order processing may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email. If you do not want to receive email from us in the future, please let us know by sending us email at the above address. If you supply us with your postal address online, you may also receive postal mailings unless you notify us of a desire to be removed from the mailing list. Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers online may receive telephone contact from us with information regarding support or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such telephone calls, please let us know by sending an email to the above address.


How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information.

All transactions are processed through a Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Compliant trusted third party application. PCI compliance is a set of security requirements endorsed by the PCI Security Standards Council, founded by a consortium of major credit card brands to enhance credit and debit card data security, including Visa Inc., MasterCard Worldwide, American Express, Discover Financial Services, and JCB.

If you feel that this site is not following its stated security policy, you may contact us at the above addresses or phone number.


Do we use ad servers?

We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies.


Do you disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this 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 ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visit information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising or other uses.


California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.


Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Because we care about the safety and privacy of children online, we comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA). We do not knowingly contact or collect personal information from children under 13. Our site is not intended to solicit information of any kind from children under 13. Parents with questions may contact us at the above email address or telephone number.


Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our web site privacy policy.


Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.


Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below:


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