A Privacy Policy at La Sierra Academy (the Academy) is simply a statement of how we have conducted business and respected people’s valuable information over the past eighty years: We respect your privacy, and we are committed to protecting it. This notice outlines how we handle the personal and financial information of all our clients and employees.

We protect the confidentiality and security of your personal and financial information.

We will not share your personal information with anyone not directly affiliated with La Sierra Academy or the Seventh-day Adventist Church. However, your personal and financial information may be shared with a third party when the Academy so enlists their services to enforce your unfulfilled contract obligations to the Academy. In addition, we will share your personal nonpublic information with governmental and/or regulatory agencies only to the extent necessary and permitted by law.

La Sierra Academy collects only the personal and financial information about you necessary to serve you, to protect against fraud, and to fulfill legal and regulatory requirements. We collect the following: Information we receive from you on application forms, consent forms, payment instruments, and any other information you subsequently provide to us orally, in writing or through the Internet, Information about your transactions and communications with us; and Information from public records accessed in the ordinary course of business. We may also collect information provided by you directly on our website. The website contains links to other websites. La Sierra Academy is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of those websites and strongly recommends that you review their privacy practices before submitting personal information.

We establish safeguards to ensure the security and confidentiality of your information.

La Sierra Academy restricts access to your personal and financial information to our employees who need it to do their job. Employees with access to your information are required to strictly maintain the confidentiality of all customer information.

La Sierra Academy maintains physical, electronic and procedural safeguards that comply with Federal standards to protect your nonpublic personal and financial information. We routinely test our information systems and website to ensure that unauthorized access does not occur.

We maintain your privacy even after you cease to be our customer, a trustor, beneficiary or donor to the Academy. When your association with La Sierra Academy ceases, we will continue to follow this privacy policy with respect to the information we have in our possession about you.

By enrolling your student with us, you consent to the collection and use of information as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

La Sierra Academy commits to uphold this Privacy Policy. That’s our pledge to you.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We will provide our privacy policy to you annually in writing, as long as you have an account with us. This privacy policy may be modified from time to time to comply with applicable laws or to conform to our current business practices. If we modify this privacy policy, we will send you the changes in writing or electronically if you have agreed to electronic notification. We will also post any changes to this on our website: We encourage you to revisit the Privacy Statement that is posted on our web site from time to time to check for updates. You may also get a copy of our current Privacy Policy by contacting us via e-mail (, mail (La Sierra Academy, 4900 Golden Avenue, Riverside, CA 92505), or phone (1-951-351-1445).