Copyright Notice and Terms of Use

All use of the Website of the Association of French Schools in North America (AFSA) is subject to the conditions and terms set forth below. Any use of such Website constitutes the user's agreement to abide by the following terms and conditions.

The AFSA Website designed for educational purposes only. All information provided by AFSA through these pages is owned by or licensed to AFSA. AFSA and its licensors retain all proprietary rights to the information contained on the Website. Except for making one hard-copy printout of the information or downloading the material for a one-time use, information on the pages may not be reproduced, transmitted, distributed, or displayed, without the express consent of AFSA.

The only exception to this rule occurs when member schools wish to make copies of the material for distribution among the employees of the school or association. Otherwise, to obtain consent for use, send an email to AFSA and include which information you would like to use, as well as the manner in which it will be used (e.g., distribution, posting, etc.).

The rights of AFSA in its Website are protected by copyright laws and your use of any material on the Website is subject to those same laws. You agree not to remove or modify the copyright and trademark notices that appear in the documents of the AFSA Website, and agree to give AFSA credit for any material you use from the Website.

This Website contains links to Other Websites maintained by our member schools. AFSA is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such websites.

Privacy Policy

AFSA is committed to providing appropriate protection for personal information that is collected from visitors to the AFSA Website. This Online Privacy Statement describes our general principles for the collection and use of personal information.

In general, the Website only collects personal information when visitors submit it, such as by sending us an email. If you provide AFSA with information, AFSA will use the information to fulfill your request. AFSA may also use the information internally, such as to conduct follow-up research from individuals who have requested information about member schools.

The Website also collects and uses IP addresses for Website traffic pattern analysis, and to otherwise help administer the Website. AFSA does not tie IP addresses or other traffic analysis information to any personal information about you.

Cookies are small bits of text that are placed on your computer’s hard drive. AFSA currently uses cookies for member log-in and profile updating purposes only. These cookies are not used to obtain any personal information, and your use of the Website will not be affected if you disable the cookie function on your browser.

For parents and prospective students, AFSA shares personally identifiable information with member schools only as requested by the individual. If you request information from a particular school, the school will provide this information to you independent of AFSA and in accordance with its own policies.