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Website Accessibility, Feedback, and Privacy

Website Accessibility


Santa Clara Unified School District (SCUSD) is committed to providing information through its website to all members of the public, including those with disabilities.

Some users with or without disabilities may not be able to see, hear, or process some types of information; may have difficulty reading or understanding text; or may not be able to use a keyboard or mouse. Website design and compatibility with website readers and other technology can make the information on the website more accessible to everyone.

SCUSD continues to measure, review, and update its websites to ensure compliance with online content and functionality standards developed by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and reviewed and approved by the Office of Civil Rights (OCR). These standards are called the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Level AA and the Web Accessibility Initiative Accessible Rich Internet Applications Suite (WAI-ARIA) 1.0 for web content, which are incorporated by reference. The district also adheres to the relevant regulations for web accessibility per Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Most of the information provided on our websites are in HTML format. Longer documents are sometimes provided in PDF format. Additional resources to read a PDF document are available through Adobe Systems at its Accessibility Resource Center.

Third-Party Content

We occasionally rely on third-party content and have no control over the accessibility of that content. Please contact us if you have trouble accessing third-party content and we will provide you with alternative versions of the content.

Website Feedback

Submit your feedback about our websites! A Santa Clara Unified School District staff member will review your feedback within a week and work with the appropriate site to address any areas for improvement. Your feedback is important and helps us better serve your communication needs. Tell us what you like, what could be better, and report broken links and missing content.

Submit Website Feedback

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, please contact us at

If you experience difficulty accessing content on our websites, please contact the Communications department at A staff member will work with you to resolve the issue or provide the information in an alternative format.

Website Privacy Policy

Santa Clara Unified School District (SCUSD) operates, among many other district school and program websites ("websites"). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal information we receive from users of our websites.

We use your personal information only for providing and improving our websites. By using our websites, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Information Collection And Use

While using our websites, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your name (“personal information”).

Log Data

Like many website operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our websites (“log data”). This log data may include information such as your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our websites that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.


Cookies are files with a small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Like many websites, we use cookies to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our websites.


The security of your personal information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

SCUSD may update this privacy policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new privacy policy on our websites. You are advised to review this privacy policy periodically for any changes.