Learn English (ESL)

(click here to Enroll) HBAS Fall Enrollment

English as a Second Language


ESL classes are located throughout our district in Huntington Beach, Fountain Valley, Westminster, Midway City and Costa Mesa.

Students who enroll in an English class will take a short assessment test and be placed in the appropriate level. Instructors are highly trained and focus on developing a student’s ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.


Online Registration is currently UNAVAILABLE for ESL classes. Please visit the location you wish to attend.


ESL Administrative Office is located at 14325 Goldenwest Street, Westminster 92683 (Westminster High School Campus).

For information, please call (714) 894-1018. There is no mail-in registration for ESL classes.

Fall Schedule

How to register:

1. Go to the site you would like to attend (see below)

2. Complete an enrollment form and take the placement test

3. Sign up for an orientation before starting a class (see the available times below)

4. At the orientation you will be placed in the appropriate class

Cómo inscribirse
1.       Vaya a la escuela a la que quiere asistir. (Vea la lista de escuelas abajo)

2.       Complete el formulario de inscripción y presente un examen corto para determinar su nivel

3.       Anótese (firme) para recibir la orientación de ESL (vea el Horario de Orientación en la página 5)

4.      En la orientación se le asignará su clase

Thủ tục ghi danh:

  1. Đích thân đến trường quý vị muốn học.  (Xin xem những địa điểm dưới đây)
  2. Điền đơn ghi danh và thi xếp lớp.
  3. Ghi danh cho buổi hướng dẫn orientation trước khi học để biết thêm thông tin về lớp học.  (Xin xem những giờ dưới đây)
  4. Quý vị sẽ nhận được giấy vào lớp (giấy xếp lớp và số phòng học) trong buổi hướng dẫn đầu tiên (orientation) trước khi vào lớp.

Registration is available in-person at the Huntington Beach Adult School (HBAS) Main Campus located at 17231 Gothard Street in Huntington Beach and at our HBAS Westminster/ESL Campus located at 14325 Goldenwest Street in Westminster, CA – near Westminster High School. You may also call (714) 848-9269 for more information.

La inscripción puede realizarse personalmente en el campus principal de Huntington Beach Adult School (HBAS), ubicado en 17231 Gothard Street en Huntington Beach, y en nuestro campus de ESL/Westminster de HBAS ubicado en 14325 Goldenwest Street en Westminster, CA, junto a Westminster High School. También puede llamar al (714) 848-9269 para obtener más información.

Có thể ghi danh trực tiếp tại Chi Nhánh Chính của trường Huntington Beach Adult School (HBAS) tại địa chỉ 17231 Gothard Street ở Huntington Beach và tại Chi Nhánh HBAS Westminster/ESL của chúng tôi tại địa chỉ 14325 Goldenwest Street ở Westminster, CA – kế bên trường Westminster High School. Quý vị cũng có thể gọi số (714) 848-9269 để biết thêm chi tiết.


BESST Center Campus

2045 Meyer Place Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Phone | (949) 515 – 6717


  • ESL Level 1 9:00am–12:00am Mon, Wed
  • ESL Level 2 9:00am–12:00am Tue, Thu
  • ESL Level 3 9:00am–12:00am Mon, Wed
  • ESL Level 4 9:00am–12:00am Tue, Thu


  • ESL Level 1a 6:00pm–9:00pm Mon, Wed
  • ESL Level 1b 6:00pm–9:00pm Mon, Wed
  • ESL Level 2 6:00pm–9:00pm Tue, Thu
  • ESL Level 3/4 6:00pm–9:00pm Tue, Thu


Cecil B. DeMille

15400 Van Buren Street, Midway City

  • ESL Level 1/2 8:30am–11:30am Mon-Thu Room: 28


Finley Elementary School

13521 Edwards Street, Westminster

  • ESL Level 1/2 8:00am–11:00am Mon-Thu Room: 27 (Childcare)


Holy Spirit Catholic Church

17270 Ward Street, Fountain Valley

  • ESL Level 1/2 8:30am–11:30pm Mon-Thu Room: Parish Center C6


HBAS Gothard Main Campus

Phone | (714) 842-4227

17231 Gothard Street, Huntington Beach


  • ESL Level 3 8:30am–11:30am Mon-Thu
  • ESL Level 4 8:30am–11:30am Mon-Thu


  • ESL Level 3 6:00pm–9:00pm Mon-Thu
  • ESL Level 4 6:00pm–9:00pm Mon-Thu


Oak View Parent & Educ. Resource Center

17131 Emerald Lane, Huntington Beach


  • ESL Level 1 8:30am–11:30am Mon-Thu
  • ESL Level 2 8:30am–11:30am Mon-Thu


  • ESL Level 1 6:00pm–9:00pm Mon-Thu
  • ESL Level 2 6:00pm–9:00pm Mon-Thu

Ray M. Schmitt Elementary School

7200 Trask Ave, Westminster


  • ESL Level 1/2 8:15am–11:15am Mon-Thu Room: Bungalow 39


Westminster High School Campus

Phone | (714) 894-1018

14325 Goldenwest Street, Westminster


  • ESL Level 1a 8:30am–11:30am Mon-Thu
  • ESL Level 1b 8:30am–11:30am Mon-Thu
  • ESL Level 2 8:30am–11:30am Mon-Thu
  • ESL Level 3 8:30am–11:30am Mon-Thu


  • ESL Level 1a 6:00pm–9:00pm Mon-Thu
  • ESL Level 1b 6:00pm–9:00pm Mon-Thu
  • ESL Level 2 6:00pm–9:00pm Mon-Thu
  • ESL Level 3 6:00pm–9:00pm Mon-Thu


Conversation Classes

ESL Multi-Level Conversation

  • Session II 12/02/16-02/10/17 Fri 8:30am–11:30am Rm A2


Westminster Mall

1025 Westminster Mall, Space #1017A, Westminster


  • ESL Level 4 8:30am – 11:30am Mon. – Thurs.


  • ESL Level 4 5:30pm – 8:30pm Mon. – Thurs.


Westminster Senior Center

8200 Westminster Blvd., Westminster

  • ESL Level 1/2 8:30am–11:30am Tue, Thu Room B5


Willis Warner Middle School

14171 Newland Street, Westminster

  • ESL Level 1 5:45pm–8:45pm Mon-Thu
  • ESL Level 2 5:45pm–8:45pm Mon-Thu
  • ESL LEvel 3 5:45pm-8:45pm Mon-Thu

Registration and testing in room 21 on Mondays and Wednesdays, except on holidays.