NMUSD Adult School

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Empowering a Learning Community ~ Transforming Our World




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Main Office Location

BESST Center, 2045 Meyer Place, Costa Mesa CA 92627

Phone number: (949) 515-6996         Fax number: (949) 515-6745

Main Office Hours

Monday - Thursday, 7:30am - 8:30pm

Friday, 7:30am - 4:00pm

Admission and Registration

Most classes are open to any person 18 years of age or older.  High school students may take adult education courses by referral from their high school counselor.  There is open enrollment in most classes.  Students must have proper identification.  Please register at the site where you wish to attend classes, during the days and times listed.


Consistent attendance is critical for completing the class, mastering course objectives, and meeting goals. If a student misses more than 9 consecutive hours of attendance, he/she is dropped from the class.

Tuition and Fees

No tuition fees are charged for adult school classes.  ESL classes are free.  ESL books can be purchased at the sites.  There is a $60 book deposit for High School Diploma courses.  A materials fee of $30 is required for some vocational and computer classes.