Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it.

Our Vision

An institution that seeks to meet the demands for a globally competitive formal education, the Monteverde Learning Center, now MONTE CRISTO RESEARCH and EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE (REI) envisions itself as a matrix for the child's holistic development through provision of useful, relevant and adequate learning experiences.

Our Mission

MONTE CRISTO REI, guided by the values of Maka-Diyos (Godly) and Maka-Tao (Humane) commits to serve the humanity in order to produce graduates who are both globally and locally productive and will eventually become prime movers of our society.

Main Goal

Participate in the quest for a more humane, just, and God-fearing society.

Main Objective

To provide the basic knowledge and develop foundation skills, attitudes, and values essential to the learner’s personal development to enable him/her to adjust easily to the changing social milieu.

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About Us

To provide the basic knowledge and develop foundation skills, attitudes, and values essential to the learner's personal development to enable him/her to adjust easily to the fickle social milieu.
We are among the few who truly care for your children's magnificent future!

We, the Monte Cristo Research and Educational Institute (MCREI) officials, always see to it that our school is an avenue for healthy, relevant, and effective teaching and learning sessions where our children would grow holistically being foremost a God- fearing, humane, ecologically- friendly, innovative and responsible citizens of our country who will become great leaders of the society, locally and globally. It is then our duty to educate your children, our children to the best of our abilities using up to date teaching methodologies and learning technologies, in order for them to internalize the main objective of education, that is, to gain the basic knowledge and skills that would impact essential lifelong experiences. To attain all our school’s vision, mission, goals, and objectives, we implore the guidance of our Almighty God from Whom MCREI’s concept come and to whom all its glories be returned. With these, we therefore likewise seek the utmost cooperation with the strongest amalgamated force of our stakeholders in making MCREI the most effective school of the 22nd century and beyond.

  • Quality Education
  • affordable tuition fees
  • Scholarships
  • Child-centered & friendly

Our Team

Supervised by these people who are not only skilled but also has wisdom to teach your children.
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William Picar

As school president, he remains to be down to earth, being consistent with his advocacy to help uplift living standards of the Filipino people through an affordable but quality education. Capt. Wily ,as his colleagues call him, was a Master Mariner and currently holding a position at Asian Institute of Maritime Studies in Pasay City as head of Training, Assessment, and Placement. He is a Master in Maritime Education and Training.
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Olivia T. Picar

Founder/ Vice President/ Treasurer
One of the pillars of MCREI, founder, and advocate of MCREI’s VMGO, Ma’am Olive looks forward to the realization of one of her wildest dreams, the bringing of MCREI to the international communities. Entrusting all her hopes and dreams to the Omniscient God for a healthy growth and efficient operation of MCREI at present and in the future, she is fully confident that this school would stand out to be effective educational institute of all times.
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One of the pillars of MCREI, a co-founder committed school official. She used to teach MCREI students when she was still connected with EARIST Cavite Campus. She handled subjects as history, social science, and research. Ma’am Pors as her peers used to call her, is a consistent honor student in her elementary, high school, and college years. She graduated magna cum laude in Bachelor of Science in History at Philippine Normal University. She obtained her Master’s degree in History at University of Santo Tomas. She is currently pursuing her doctorate degree at University of the Philippines- Diliman.
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Joseph Provenzano

Dean of Staff Development & Curriculum Development
Managing Consultant, Researcher, Business Consultant, Curriculum design in a connected world – Staff Psychosocial and Psychological development. Educational Philosophy. Social Work training, Sociology, Science and Political Science, Ethics, IT design.
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