Privacy Policy


This website is owned and operated by Buckingham Browne & Nichols School (also referred to as BB&N). Text and images made available on the website are created to provide an educational resource to the public, and are the sole property of BB&N and protected by copyright. The reproduction, redistribution and/or exploitation of any materials and/or content (data, text, images, marks or logos) for personal or commercial gain is not permitted. Provided the source is cited, personal, educational and non-commercial use (as defined by fair use in US copyright law) is permitted.

All parties using, printing, or downloading the materials and/or content of the BB&N web pages in any manner, represent and warrant (1) that they understand and will observe the limitations on the use of the materials and/or content; and (2) that they will not infringe or violate the rights of any other party.

BB&N shall not incur any responsibility for an individual’s use of this website. BB&N reserves the right to delete or decline to post content submitted to this website by users.

The School has the right to modify the terms and conditions concerning the use of this website at any time, and will post any such modifications on this page.


BB&N takes extensive precautions to protect website users’ privacy and personally identifiable information. SSL encryption is activated on the BB&N website whenever personal data is collected, cookies are used but are in no way linked to any personally identifiable information, and a user’s website browsing is not tracked. Any personal information provided by users via BB&N’s website—through forums that include admission inquiries, online giving forms, or the enrolled family and alumni/ae directories—is used by BB&N exclusively for official school business. BB&N will not disclose or sell personally identifiable information to unaffiliated third parties. The School reserves the right to disclose personal information to appropriate third parties if required to do so by law or if the administration deems that such action is necessary.

BB&N complies with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), which requires that website operators never knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13 without prior verifiable parental consent.

The School’s website contains occasional hyperlinks to other sites not administered by BB&N. Please be aware that BB&N is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites.


BB&N encourages members of the School community to provide updates as needed to assure that the School has accurate, current contact information. These updates can be provided via the website or directly to either the Registrar’s Office or the Alumni/ae Office, as the case applies.

Members of the School community must keep website passwords, and password-restricted content, confidential. Users are solely responsible for password confidentiality and security, and bear complete responsibility for any use of the password. Users should notify BB&N immediately at of any theft or unauthorized use of one’s password.


If users have any questions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us at:


Mail: Buckingham Browne & Nichols School, Communications Office, 80 Gerry’s Landing Road, Cambridge, MA 02138