Our Classrooms

by Jacqueline Tovar, Centro Infantil Corretjer At Centro Infantil we have four classrooms. Classrooms have different types of activities. Our first and second group are...

Consuelo Lee Corretjer DayCare Teacher Strives to Accomplish Her Dreams

by Puerto Rican Cultural Center staff Maria Almanza is the teacher of the Flamboyan group, the toddler classroom at the Centro Infantil Consuelo Lee Corretjer,...

Puerto Rican Cultural Center RECOGNIZED WITH “AT&T INVESTING IN ILLINOIS AWARD”

By Sylvia Aldrete, AT&T External Affairs Manager Chicago, IL March 16th, 2015 -  AT&T Illinois today announced the Puerto Rican Cultural Center is the winner...

CIC Children Learn to Classify Colors

By Hope Poireir, Consuelo Lee Corretjer Childcare Jeremiah is using his fine motor skills to classify what color rocks go into which color bowl. He...

Germs are not for sharing

By Hope Poireir, Centro Infantil Corretjer Washing hands is a important part of kids' daily routine. They wash their hands when they arrive to school, before...

Getting Ready for Valentine’s Day

By Hope Poireir Our students are getting ready for Valentines Day! Even though its not until next month, they are excited to get candy and...

Button, Button, Who’s Got the Button?

By Hope Poirier, Centro Infantil Childcare During circle time, Alma, a teacher, read the book "Button, Button, Who's Got the Button?" The theme for this month...

CIC Students Learn How to Build Train Tracks Different Ways!

By Hope Poirier, Centro Infantil Childcare Centro Infantil Daycare had bought a new train track and the kids were really excited about it. The train...