Mr. Wade Ortego (Head of School)

Mr. Wade Ortego joined CSW as head of school in 2013 after serving as the headmaster of a classical Christian school outside of Houston.

Mr. Ortego received his Bachelor of Science in business from Bryan College in Dayton, Tennessee and received his Master of Education from Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas. He is committed to the classical Christian model of education and enjoys introducing new families to its benefits.

He and his wife, Rachel, have been married for 20 years and have three boys — Matthew, Elijah and Jed. Mr. Ortego cherishes time he can spend with his family and friends in God’s creation and specifically appreciates backpacking, rock climbing, surfing, fly-fishing and, occasionally, hunting. He also enjoys watching documentaries, reading great literature and studying student development.

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.