Who we are

We are an ESL school based in Postojna, Slovenia, our website address is

Data we collect

When you message us, we ask for and store your name and email address for communication purposes.

Who do we share your data with

We don’t share your data (email and name) with anyone outside of Start Smart English.

How long we retain your data

If you message us and send us your email & name, we will keep the data for a short time, while
we communicate. If you or your child/children do a course with us, we will keep your data (email
and name) until your/their time with us ends. When our communications cease, your name, and email
will be deleted from our system.


Start Smart English will store your acceptance option of our privacy policy for 365 days.

We use Google Analytics

We use cookies and other technologies, including Google Analytics, to gather data that helps
us understand how you interact with our services. This information allows us to improve our content
and enhance your experience. Google Analytics uses cookies to collect anonymous site usage
statistics and distinguish unique users. These cookies have different expiration periods, such as 2 years
for ‘_ga’ and 1 day for ‘_gid’. Please note that Google Analytics cookies are unique to our website
and cannot track you across unrelated websites.

Cookies Found on Start Smart English

Strictly Necessary Cookies:

_GRECAPTCHA: This cookie is set by Google reCAPTCHA to provide risk analysis. It expires after 6 months.

Performance Cookies:

_ga: This cookie is associated with Google Universal Analytics and helps distinguish unique users. It expires after 1 year and 1 month.
_gid: This cookie is used by Google Analytics to persist the session state. It expires after 1 day.
_ga_Z4NC3TTSCR: This cookie is used by Google Analytics to persist the session state. It expires after 1 year and 1 month.

Targeting Cookies:

_gat_gtag_UA_265566297_1: This cookie is part of Google Analytics and is used to limit request rates. It expires after 1 minute.

Please note that you have the option to manage your cookie preferences through your browser settings.

For more information

If you need any more information, do not hesitate to contact us at

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