Privacy Policy

Personal data protection

Protecting your personal data is extremely important to us, and we take it seriously every time you visit our website. We process your data responsibly and take all measures required to protect them.

When do we collect your data?

We only collect data that is entered in our form. These data will be collected only for the purposes specified and after making sure that you have accepted our data protection policy by sending any type of form. For instance, when you complete an enrolment form where you are asked to enter your name, e-mail, contact details, and message, only the data in those fields will be stored in our database. To guarantee that you have accepted our terms, we also need to store the user’s IP address.

The use of this website implies total and full acceptance of all provisions in this Legal Notice. Consequently, the user must read this Legal Notice carefully every time they intent to access our website, because these conditions can be changed by the website owner or as result of any change in the legislation, case law, or corporate practice.

Pursuant to the legal provisions, the following elements concerning the service provider are reported expressly, precisely and unequivocally both for the service recipients and relevant authorities.

This legal notice governs the general access and use conditions of the website, accessed at (hereinafter designated the website), which is made available to Internet users and is the property of Associação de Jardins Escola João de Deus – Rua da Nascente Serena, n.º 2, with TIN 500852006, telephone 211606504, mobile: 916390489 eand e-mail The website owner is also the Data Controller and Processor.


The website provides users with access to information and services provided by the School João de Deus – Belas to those who are interested.


3.1. Access to this website is free, and all contents are free for users.

3.2. User registration. In general, users do not have to sign up or register to access or use the website.


We collect data that users give voluntarily when completing and sending forms available on our website, as well as any other data concerning the processing of their requests. These data include, but are not limited to, name, e-mail, telephone, student’s date of birth, kinship, and knowledge of the institution.

In addition, we can also collect data concerning website access and use, such as your IP address.


Collected data will be used to communicate with you in relation to your enrolment or quotation request, and for the execution and sending of the requested quotation. These data will not be used in marketing initiatives.


The School João de Deus – Belas does not share your data collected via forms with any third parties, unless required by the relevant authorities.


Pursuant to the policies that apply to data retention and/or the legislation in force, we do not keep your data for longer than required for the legal purposes for which they were collected.


Portuguese and English are the languages used by the website owner. The School João de Deus – Belas is not responsible for the lack of understanding of website language by users or any consequences that arise thereof.

The School João de Deus – Belas can change the content of this privacy policy without prior notice, remove it from the website, or even change how the user can check this policy, freely and without any justification, and it is not responsible for the consequences caused to users.

Using the contents of this website to promote, recruit, or disclose proprietary or third-party information without prior written authorisation from the School João de Deus – Belas is forbidden.

Sending ads or information on this website is also forbidden, regardless of the access to such information being free or not.

Links or hyperlinks to this website on third-party websites open the full website and cannot include, directly or indirectly, false, imprecise, or misleading information or engage in unfair or illicit actions against School João de Deus – Belas.


Access to the website and the inconsiderate use of the information thereof are the exclusive responsibility of the user. The School João de Deus – Belas is not responsible for any consequence or damage that may arise from such access or use. The School João de Deus – Belas is not responsible for security errors that may occur or any other damage that may be caused to users’ computers (hardware and software) or archives or documents stored therein as result of:

– a virus on the computer the user uses to connect to web services and content,

– browser malfunction,

– and/or use of outdated versions of the browser.

The School João de Deus – Belas is not responsible for the reliability and speed of hyperlinks embedded in the web that open other websites. The School João de Deus – Belas neither guarantees the utility of those links nor is responsible for the contents or services to which the user can access by using such links or the adequate functioning of those websites.

The School João de Deus – Belas will not be responsible for any virus or other computer programme that deteriorate or may deteriorate computer systems or user equipment when they access the website or other websites via links embedded on the website.


This website uses cookies. You can check our Cookies Policy, which always observes website confidentiality and privacy.


All industrial and intellectual property rights concerning the website and its contents are the property of School João de Deus – Belas. Any use of the website and its contents must be exclusively private. The School João de Deus – Belas holds the exclusive right to any other use that implies the copy, reproduction, distribution, transformation, public dissemination or any other similar action concerning the whole or part of the website. Users cannot engage in any of these actions without prior written authorisation from the School.


The School João de Deus – Belas guarantees the protection and confidentiality of personal data of any nature given by website users according to the legal provisions on the Protection of Personal Data.

All data given by users to the School João de Deus – Belas or its team will be included in a private digital database, created and kept under the responsibility of The School João de Deus – Belas, which are essential for the provision of services requested by users.

Data will be processed pursuant to the Data Protection Law (hereinafter “LPDP”) and the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016, hereinafter “GDPR”). To this end, the School João de Deus – Belas has adopted the protection levels that are required by law and all technical measures available to prevent loss, misuse, change, and unauthorised access by third parties. However, when it comes to the Internet, the user must be aware that no security measure is impregnable.

Pursuant to the provisions of the CNPD, the user can exercise their right of access, rectification, cancellation, and opposition. To that end, the user must contact us to the e-mail


This Legal Notice shall be construed according to and governed by the Portuguese legislation. In case of dispute, the user expressly waives any jurisdiction other than the courts of the district where the School João de Deus – Belas is located.

Cookies Policy

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are installed on your computer when you visit websites on the Internet. They are widely used to guarantee the good functionality of websites, allow for a faster, more efficient browsing, and to give information to website owners.

How and why are Cookies used?

Cookies are used to optimise the use and functionality of our websites, get a better understanding of visitors’ behaviours and identify the tools and services offered by our websites. Storing cookies in your computer is an easy, convenient way of customising or improving your experience on our websites, as well as making your visit more pleasant. We do not use cookies to collect personal information, such as your name. However, we can connect information contained in a cookie to personal information gathered using other means (ex. registration on websites).

Which are the types of Cookies used?

Our website uses one or more of the following Cookies.

Which types of cookies are there?

There are two groups of cookies.
Persistent cookies – cookies that are stored on the browser used by access equipment (PC, smartphone, and tablet) and used whenever you visit our website. Usually, these cookies are used to direct browsing to user interests, allowing to provide a more customised service.

Session cookies – temporary cookies that are stored in the browser’s cookie archive until you leave the website. The information gotten by these cookies is used for analysing traffic patterns, which allows to identify problems and provided an improved browsing experience.

For which purposes are Cookies used?

Strictly necessary cookies – Essential for browsing the website and using the app, as well as accessing secure website areas. Without these cookies, requested services cannot be provided.

Analytics cookies – Used anonymously for purposes of creating and analysing statistics to improve website functioning.

Functionality cookies – They remember user’s website preferences so that users do not have to configure the site at every visit.

Third-party cookies – They measure third party’s app success and ad efficiency. They can also be used to customise widgets with user data.

Advertising cookies – Display advertisements to users based on their interests to direct advertising campaigns considering user likes. These cookies also limit the number of times users see an ad, helping measure ad efficiency and the success of website organisation.

How can I block Cookies?

All internet browsers allow users to accept, refuse, or delete Cookies, namely by selecting the proper definitions in their respective internet browser. You can set your cookies preferences in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your browser. However, if you disable cookies, you may be preventing some web services from working properly, which can affect website browsing totally or partially.