Fatima Ruiz


  • Bachelor’s degree from The University of Texas at Arlington in Political Science, with a Minor in Spanish.

  • Native Spanish Speaker.

  • State of Texas Certified (LOTE EC-12)

  • Spanish Curriculum Specialist (K-6th Grade) 

  • District and Campus leadership.

  • 5.5 years of teaching experience at HPISD. (Kinder-4th Bradfield Elementary, 5th-6th McCulloch Intermediate, 2PAP and Spanish 4 HPHS)

  • Current 6th Grade Spanish teacher at McCulloch Intermediate School. 

  • 4  years tutoring experience.

  • In her free time, she loves spending quality time with her family, jogging, and traveling.

  • Fatima believes in the importance of early language acquisition as research shows that learning a second language boosts problem-solving, critical-thinking, and listening skills, in addition to improving memory, concentration, and the ability to multitask. She strives to design engaging course work that caters to the needs of her students.