• Your use of Lower Dauphin School District social media channels is subject to these Terms of Use and the terms of use of the social platform from which you accessed these Terms of Use.

    The Lower Dauphin social media channels are social media locations for community members to connect to and learn about Lower Dauphin through information, pictures and video concerning events, initiatives and programs. Our goal is to provide useful and interesting content about our students, staff and community and foster an open and respectful dialogue relating to the specific issues and topics covered in our posts and tweets and other multi-media.

    Lower Dauphin reserves all rights relating to the district's social media channels, including but not limited to: (i) removing any content which does not meet community standards, (ii) blocking disruptive users; and (iii) discontinuing any of our social media channels at any time. Lower Dauphin does not represent that the information on Lower Dauphin’s social media channels is accurate, complete, reliable, useful, timely or current. You read all content at your own risk. Do not rely on the information or advice in any of these postings.

    Lower Dauphin may, in its sole discretion, delete irresponsible content or content that is otherwise inconsistent with the purpose of the Lower Dauphin social media channels; namely, dissemination and sharing of on-topic, appropriate content. To the extent applicable, Lower Dauphin reserves the right to block any user that repeatedly fails to follow these Terms of Use. Examples of inappropriate or off-topic messages include, but are not limited to, the following:

    • Defamatory, malicious, obscene, intimidating, discriminatory, harassing or threatening comments or hate propaganda;
    • Calls to violence of any kind;
    • Activity that violates any law or regulation;
    • Attempts to target Lower Dauphin or Lower Dauphin Followers to offer goods or services, of either a commercial or private nature;
    • Spam directed at Lower Dauphin or any of Lower Dauphin’s Followers, including any form of automatically generated content or repeatedly posting the same content;
    • Content that includes medical advice that may be unsolicited and/or unverified;
    • Content deemed to constitute an unapproved use of any of our products or is otherwise false or misleading;
    • Any potential infringement upon any intellectual property rights, including but not limited to, brand names, trade names, logos, copyrights or trade secrets of any person, business or place;
    • Other content deemed to be off-topic or to disrupt the purposes of the channel, its Followers, and its sense of community and acceptance; and
    • Content posted by fake or anonymous users.

    Our social media channels are not the appropriate place to resolve issues, complaints or suggestions about individual student issues, experiences or other individual needs. This does not mean we do not want to hear about such issues, but our school office staff can best handle these types of concerns

    Please keep in mind that Lower Dauphin does not create, control, represent, or endorse any opinions or statements expressed by others within its social media channels, including those that Follow/Like Lower Dauphin and those Followed/Liked by Lower Dauphin and that any content posted by anyone other than Lower Dauphin is the responsibility of the submitter and not Lower Dauphin. Links, which take you out of our social media channels, websites, and digital assets, are not under the control of Lower Dauphin, and Lower Dauphin is not responsible for the terms and conditions, privacy policy, or content of any such site or any further links from such site. Lower Dauphin is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement of the linked site by Lower Dauphin. Also, please keep in mind that if Lower Dauphin follows another user’s account, “likes” another page, re-tweets, “favorites,” shares, or otherwise re-posts another user’s content, such an action does not constitute an endorsement.

    You should understand that content you submit to our social media channels is public and will not place Lower Dauphin under any obligation to you. This means Lower Dauphin is free to disclose and use the ideas contained in content on a non-confidential basis to anyone without any liability to you. You agree that by posting content on our social media channels, you grant us a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license (with the right to sublicense) to use, copy, reproduce, process, adapt, modify, publish, transmit and display and distribute such content in any and all media or distribution methods now known or later developed. Further, by submitting content you represent and warrant to Lower Dauphin that you are the sole owner of the content and that Lower Dauphin’s use of the content will not violate the rights of any third party, including, but not limited to copyright rights; and that you will defend and hold Lower Dauphin harmless from any and all claims arising therefrom. By submitting content you waive any right to inspect or approve of such uses and agree to hold harmless Lower Dauphin and all others identified above from any and all claims you, your heirs, executors or assigns may at any time have against Lower Dauphin on account of the granting of the license or arising out of Lower Dauphin’s use of the content.

    This page is intended for a global audience. All Terms and Conditions of Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, apply, respectively.