By taking an image of your child’s fingerprint we can turn this information into a digital signature. This unique image will then be used to replace their current swipe card.
No, the software we use turns your child’s fingerprint in to a mathematical algorithm. The image of the fingerprint is then discarded. The information that is stored cannot be used to recreate an image of the child’s fingerprint.
When a student leaves school all data is deleted.
When the child places his/her finger on the scanner, the software matches their fingerprint with the unique digital signature held in the database.
The catering department will be happy to accept a cheque for your child. This will then be loaded onto your child’s account.</p><p>Please make cheques payable to Caterlink and mark for the attention of Kevin Bailey, Catering Manager. Please ensure your child’s full name and class details are included on the back of the cheque.
There is an option to have a card issued to your child should this be the case. We do however find that the cards are easily lost and the fingerprint is much more secure method.