Mr. Jair Ararat Villegas

Phone: 803-476-8776


Degrees and Certifications:

BA Modern Languages and Bilingual Education Working on M.Ed. in Teaching AP Spanish & Culture Endorsement

Mr. Jair Ararat Villegas

Born and raised in Cali, Colombia, Jair Ararat-Villegas attended Universidad del Valle in Colombia where he received a BA in Modern Languages and Bilingual Education. He taught ESL and French at several private schools, serving as the FL Department Head, before moving to the US. He has been teaching Spanish and coaching soccer in the United States since 2001. Since then, he has made SC his home, where he is currently pursuing his M.Ed. in Teaching at the University of South Carolina. He has also been a translator and interpreter from English to Spanish (and vice versa) since 2002. He is married with two children and a dog. He is currently teaching Spanish  I and Spanish II at Spring Hill High School in room B217.


Academic Assistance:

Tuesday and Thursday 8:00-8:20 a.m

Thursday and Thursday:  12:00-12:25

Monday and Wednesday: 3:35-4:05

Or By Appointment