Highfurlong School is compliant with the UK GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations).

By this statement Highfurlong School is seeking to inform employees, pupils, parents, business partners and suppliers of its commitment to good data protection practice and its ongoing GDPR compliance.  It covers the UK General Data Protection Regulation (UK GDPR), tailored by the Data Protection Act 2018.

Highfurlong School has always sought to ensure compliance with data protection law and these practices have helped us in GDPR compliance.  We undertake an audit of all our data to ensure its compliance with GDPR on a annual basis.  Following this Highfurlong is in a position to confirm that it has:

  • A registered Data Protection Officer- Blackpool Council (schoolsdpo@blackpool.gov.uk)
  • Embedded GDPR requirements into policies and day-to-day activities.
  • Implemented technical measures to ensure GDPR compliance.
  • Documented and recorded compliance measures.
  • Scheduled comprehensive regular training for GDPR compliance.
  • Audited data protection measures with audit results used to implement compliance.

You can find the subject access request form here.


A subject access request must be handed in to the school office or emailed to lisa.tupman@highfurlong.blackpool.sch.uk , with two forms of identification. This is to ensure the correct person is obtaining the data and that they have a legal entitlement to do so.

Please be aware that not all subject access requests can be granted and there are a number of circumstances when data cannot be shared. You will be informed in writing if your subject access request falls into this category.