San Diego Junior Theatre Copyrights and Legal Notices
Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) Compliance Statement
San Diego Junior Theatre (hereafter referred to as "SDJT") is committed to fully complying with the
Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) of 1998. According to which, it is necessary for us to obtain
parental permission for all children under the age of 13 to register as a member, or sign up for email newsletters.
We will not knowingly accept any information by any children under the age of 13. For any children under the age of
13, a parent or legal guardian must provide consent for any portion of the site which gathers personal information.
Our information practices are fully explained below as required by the Federal Trade Commission#146;s Children#146;s
Online Privacy Protection Regulations. In addition, please read our general
1. Information Collected (16 CFR 312.4)
General Collection Information
System Logging. Our webserver and e-mail systems keep log files about network transactions. We analyze
our these log files to calculate statistics on which pages are visited and how long visitors stay on our site.
We do not track individuals with this information. We are required to retain this information for the security
of our website and online service. E-mail addresses of messages sent from our system are logged as well. These
logs are not viewed unless necessary for security reasons and are deleted after 30 days (16 CFR 312.5(c)(5)(i)).
Internet Addresses. SDJT gathers Internet Protocol ("IP") addresses and pages viewed as part of
the logging system within our webserver. When calculating statistics on visits and pages viewed IP addresses are used
in broad calculations. IP addresses are never used to identify someone personally unless a security breach requires
such an investigation (16 CFR 312.5(c)(5)(i)).
Email Lists and Surveys
Occasionally, people may wish to join email distribution lists. When registering, data is collected to enable
us to send messages about SDJT, upcoming events, shows, summer camps, and classes. Information requested may
include the user#146;s name, email address, instructor#146;s name and email address, school name, and/or zip code of
Dates of birth may be collected to let us know that the right age groups like our site. We also require the
birthday so that we may comply with the requirements of the Children#146;s On-line Privacy Protection Act. The date
added to the list is collected indirectly. If your child subsequently is removed from the list, we use this
information to determine how long a child enjoys our e-mail messages. We do not disclose this information
to third parties.
2. Visitor and Member Surveys (16 CFR 312.4)
Occasionally we collect surveys of visitors and SDJT members. Any personal information is supplied either optionally
or anonymously. Personal information supplied is not saved. And lastly, data is not supplied to, or shared with, any third
3. How Data Collected is Used (16 CFR 312.4)
Visitor data is used for system logging, as explained above (16 CFR 312.5(c)(5)(i)), and for calculating statistics,
also as explained above (16 CFR 312.5(c)(5)(i)).
4. Third Party Disclosure (16 CFR 312.4)
SDJT does not disclose information to third parties. Nor will we ever sell, trade, or release this information with any
third party. We will, however, fully comply with any legal information request related to a criminal investigation by the
5. Participation (16 CFR 312.4)
SDJT does not prohibit the participation in any activity based on requiring more personal information than is necessary.
6. Review or Deletion of Privacy Data (16 CFR 312.4)
SDJT will make a child#146;s information available for review by the child#146;s parent. Any parent wishing to review or have
deleted personally identifiable information about their child should contact our
Links to External Sites
SDJT tries to provide a safe, fun, and private environment for kids to learn about theatre, dance, song and the dramatic arts.
We may link to other external websites for your convenience. PLEASE NOTE: Although we have taken great care in choosing
family-friendly websites to which we link, we are ultimately not responsible for their content or collection practices and
recommend that you read their privacy policies before providing them with any personal information.
If you have further questions about this Statement, we invite you to contact our
Revised 15 January 2011