John Waters '58

Director, Screenwriter, Author, Actor, Artist
John Waters went to Calvert School first.

He drew and painted, learned about famous artists, and performed on stage with his classmates in their annual class play. And he practiced writing. At Calvert, he learned lifelong skills that inspired an illustrious career as a film director, screenwriter, author, actor, artist and collector. His works often drew from the very neighborhoods around Calvert School.

For John Waters, his first education was the most important.
Calvert School is a coed independent lower and middle school.