Privacy Policy

Sonoma Academy is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Sonoma Academy website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Sonoma Academy website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of Your Personal Information
Sonoma Academy collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address or name. Sonoma Academy also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your preferences and interests. There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Sonoma Academy. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Sonoma Academy for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Sonoma Academy website.

Use of Your Personal Information
Sonoma Academy collects and uses your personal information to operate the Sonoma Academy website and deliver the services you have requested. We also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of services available from Sonoma Academy.

Sonoma Academy does not sell, rent, or lease its constituent lists to third parties.

Sonoma Academy website will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Sonoma Academy or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Sonoma Academy; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Sonoma Academy site, or the public.

Use of Cookies
This website uses "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Sonoma Academy pages, or register with Sonoma Academy site or services, a cookie helps Sonoma Academy to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your preferences, etc. When you return to the same Sonoma Academy website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the site’s features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Sonoma Academy services or website you visit.

Changes to This Statement
Sonoma Academy will occasionally update this Privacy Statement to reflect school and community feedback. Sonoma Academy encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Sonoma Academy is protecting your information.

Contact Information
Sonoma Academy welcomes your comments regarding this Privacy Statement. If you believe that Sonoma Academy has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Sonoma Academy at
2500 Farmers Lane 
Santa Rosa, CA 95404 
(707) 545-1770

Sonoma Academy Is...

...the only private, independent, college preparatory high school in Sonoma County. On our beautiful campus nestled at the base of Taylor Mountain in Southeastern Santa Rosa, our students are able to explore their interests and passions in a rigorous and inspiring environment that develops a lifelong love of learning and prepares them for college and beyond.

Sonoma Academy admits students of any race, color, religion, ethnicity or national origin, citizenship, gender or gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, or disability, to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. The school does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnicity or national origin, citizenship, gender or gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, or disability in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and tuition assistance programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.