Rutherford takes its name from Alexander Cameron Rutherford (1857-1941) who was Alberta’s first Premiere. Rutherford is located South of the Anthony Henday in Ward 9. It is a great community to raise your family as there are many parks as well as the Terwillegar Recreation Center within the vicinity. Johnny Bright School is located in the heart of Rutherford and is the public school for Kindergarten to Grade 9. See www.epsb.ca for more information on this school. And there is Monsignor Fee Otterson School which is Elementary and Junior High in the Catholic School Division. See www.ecsd.net for more information on this school and the Catholic School Division. There is a new Superstore and shopping center on the South West side of Rutherford and a short drive to the Premium Outlet Mall to get your total shopping fix!
*Majority of information taken from www.edmonton.ca