CCA is pleased to announce that, effective July 1, 2018, Mr. Wade Ortego will assume the role of CCA Head of School.
Mr. Ortego most recently served as Headmaster of a classical Christian school in Wichita, Kansas. He and his wife, Rachel, have been married for 21 years and have three boys, Matthew, age 15, Elijah, age 14, and Jedidiah, age 3.
Mr. Ortego received his BS in business from Bryan College in Dayton, TN and received his M.Ed. from Abilene Christian University in Abilene, TX. Mr. Ortego has a passion to assist families in the education of their children within a Biblical worldview and his desire is to create an educational community that places Christ in His ordained place as author of all wisdom and knowledge. Mr. Ortego is committed to the classical Christian model of education and enjoys introducing families to its benefits.
Mr. Ortego cherishes spending as much time as possible with his family and friends in God’s creation. He also enjoys watching documentaries, reading great literature, and studying student development.
Mrs. Ortego is an educator with 15 years of experience, most recently teaching Latin in a classical Christian school. She also teaches piano, loves to sing, and enjoys spending time with her family and reading historical fiction.
The Ortego boys, Matthew and Elijah, both enjoy reading, swimming, traveling, hiking, basketball, and spending time with friends. Jedidiah loves watching everyone try to keep up with him while exploring new discoveries.
CCA is excited to have Mr. Ortego and his family joining the CCA community and looks forward to Mr. Ortego’s leadership in the continuing future growth of CCA.