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Photo Gallery: English as a Second Language (ESL) classes begin at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine
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Photo Gallery: English as a Second Language (ESL) classes begin at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine

Photo Gallery: English as a Second Language (ESL) classes begin at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine

Michelle Estrick, right of top center, teaches intermediate English as a Second Language (ESL) to students from a variety of countries at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine on Sept. 15, 2017. About 80 students showed up to learn English, from beginning to advanced.

 (Raul Roa / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: English as a Second Language (ESL) classes begin at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine

Queenie Xia, 29, of Irvine, pinpoints where in China she’s from during introductions in the beginning English as a Second Language (ESL) class at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine on Sept. 15, 2017. 

 (Raul Roa / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: English as a Second Language (ESL) classes begin at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine

Natalia Bilivitina, 32 of Irvine, originally from  Ukraine, is all smiles as she arrives for her English as a Second Language (ESL) class at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine on Sept. 15, 2017. 

 (Raul Roa / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: English as a Second Language (ESL) classes begin at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine

Students take their first break from the English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine on Sept. 15, 2017. About 80 students showed up to learn English, from beginning to advanced.

 (Raul Roa / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: English as a Second Language (ESL) classes begin at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine

With help from his cousin and longtime resident Oksana Kalinuka, 38, of Newport Beach, right, Russian native Ivan Romanov, 22, seated, of Newport Beach signs up for the beginning English as a Second Language (ESL) class at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine on Sept. 15, 2017. 

 (Raul Roa / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: English as a Second Language (ESL) classes begin at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine

Kyongsin Min, 37, of Irvine, gets some snacks before heading back to her English as a Second Language (ESL) class at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine on  Sept. 15, 2017. 

 (Raul Roa / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: English as a Second Language (ESL) classes begin at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine

Students arrive and sign up for English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine on Sept. 15, 2017. 

 (Raul Roa / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: English as a Second Language (ESL) classes begin at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine

Natalia Bilivitina, 32, left, of Irvine and a native of Ukraine,  waits alongside others for English as a Second Language (ESL) classes to begin at Voyagers Bible Church in Irvine on Sept. 15, 2017. 

 (Raul Roa / Staff Photographer)
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