Newport-Mesa Unified School District 

NMUSD Adult School



Promoting a Lifetime of Learning

Empowering a Learning Community ~ Transforming Our World





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Duane's Advanced ESL class:  learning in action at the BESST Center

 Whittier Adult School Staff Team: pictured above from left to right: Nora, Ines, Claudia, Carlos, Martha, Maria




Our Technology Peer Mentors: pictured above from left to right:  Carlos, Mandi, Alida, Martha, Jeff, Taylor, Duane






NMUSD Adult Ed Programs:      countless opportunities to achieve your goals and transform your world


2007-2008 Spring Brochure



Our mission is to provide lifelong educational opportunities and services which address the unique needs of individuals and communities by providing adults with the knowledge and skills necessary, including technology, to participate effectively as citizens, workers, parents and family members, and be contributing members of the local and global community.


Tour our NMUSD Adult School Sites:

We offer countless learning opportunities.   Our doors are open to you...mornings, afternoons, evenings, weekdays, and Saturdays.  Come in and begin.  We're here to promote your lifelong learning.


 Click on a site listed below for a map.

 BESST Center (Main Office and Learning Site)

2045 Meyer Place,

Costa Mesa, CA 92627

(949) 515-6996




Whittier Elementary School Site

1800 Whittier Ave.,

Costa Mesa, CA 92627

(949) 515-6818





Costa Mesa High School Site

2650 Fairview Road,

Costa Mesa, CA 92626

(714) 424-8789