Mark Rutherford School

Ofsted Inspection
Good in all areas “This is a Good School”

That was the verdict of Ofsted inspectors following a full inspection of
Mark Rutherford School on the 14 and 15 November 2012

Click here to read the full report



School Holiday Reception Opening Hours

Wednesday 22nd July
9am - 11am
Tuesday 28th July
9am - 11am
Wednesday 5th August
9am - 11am
Thursday 13th August
9am - 12pm
Thursday 20th August
9am - 12pm
Wednesday 26th August
9am - 11am

Timings for Monday 7th September 2015  

Arrival Time
Meeting Point
7,9 and any other new students to the school
Tennis Courts
8, 10, 11 & 13
Tutor Base
Year 12
8.25am (finish at 12.15pm)
Tutor Base


Mark Rutherford are holding their annual Race for Life on 30th June 2015

Please use this LINK to donate for this great cause


Exam Certificates now available

Exam certificates for GCSE's and GCE's taken in 2014 are now available to pick up from the Main Reception.


Curriculum Booklet now available

This booklet details all options available to Year 9 students entering Year 10 in September 2015. To download a copy please click here


Mission Statement

We believe that every child is unique.  Our aim is to provide broad, balanced, personalised learning experiences that will enable them to be healthy, stay safe, enjoy and achieve, make a positive contribution and to achieve economic well being.


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July 17, 2015

Mark Rutherford School
Wentworth Drive, Bedford, Bedfordshire Mk41 8PX
Telephone 01234 290200 : Fax 01234 290236 : Email: