Rutherford School

Contact Us

If you have any questions or queries please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

For general enquiries, you can phone us on 020 8688 7560 or by emailing us at


To contact our Acting Interim Head of School – Henrik Winther-Olsen:

To contact our Proprietor – Mr Lee Bennett:

How To Find Us

Address: 1a Melville Avenue, South Croydon, CR2 7HZ
Phone: 020 8688 7560
Fax: 020 8406 8220


By Tram

The nearest tram stop is Lloyds Park which is approximately a 10 minute walk along Coombe Road, turning right onto Melville Avenue.

By Bus

Both the T33 and 64 bus routes pass by Rutherford School. The nearest stop is Old Palace of John Whitgift School (Preparatory) along Croham Road, which is a short walk to Melville Avenue.

By Train

South Croydon Station – both the T33 and 64 bus routes pass along Croham Road near the station.

East Croydon Station – the tram service operates directly outside this station and alighting on trams on the New Addington line will pass by Lloyds Park, where it is a 10 minute walk to the school. There is also a bus station located near East Croydon where both the T33 and 64 buses stop at E4. Take either bus heading towards Addington/New Addington respectively, which will both pass by Old Palace of John Whitgift School (Preparatory) on Croham Road.

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