New Shala (online only) registration for 2019-20 is


now open


Registration for 2019-2020 Shala Year - is now Open

Jai Jinendra,

We are pleased to announce that Registration for Shala Year 2019-20 is now open.

Please take the time to enroll your kids in Jain/Hindi/Guj/SAT/Dance/Music Shala for the upcoming year.

Links to Shala 123Signup are below.

Jain Shala, Sutra Shala, Dance, Music  Registration:

Hindi Shala:

Gujarati Shala

Important Shala Dates:

  • Shala 1st Day – 15th Sep 2019 (Senior Shala)
  • Last Day of Shala – 24th May 2020
  • Shala Graduation – 31st May 2020
  • 1st 3rd 5th Sun of the Month – Senior Shala, Sr Dance, Music (TBD)
  • 2nd, 4th Sun of the Month – Junior Shala, Sr Dance, Music (TBD).
  • Language (Hindi Gujarati)  and SAT Shala will be held All Sundays.

Please complete registration as soon as possible to enable volunteers to prepare materials, order textbooks and assign classroom locations based on student count.

Below is Shala Fee Schedule. Please take advantage of Early Bird Discounted Registration fees and Register Prior to 31st July 2019. Shala Fees will increase after August 1st, 2019.

Shala Fee Schedule

Early Bird Registration till 31st July

Late Registration From 01Aug






Jain Shala





Kids Sutra





Jain Music





Jain Dance





Hindi Shala





Guj Shala





SAT Gr 7-8





SAT Gr 9-12





A detailed Shala Schedule and additional information will be forthcoming in the next few weeks.

Please reach out to for questions or information.

Volunteering For Education Department:

Education Department is looking for volunteers in areas of Teachers, Coordinators, Kitchen Leads.

Specifically, we have openings for Music and Dance Teachers, Choreographers.

If you are interested in teaching/volunteering please email


Please support the Education Department with your Financial Tax Deductible donations.

You can Donate at Link below and select education from the drop-down menu.

Or drop off a Check in the JCNC Finance Mail Box. Please select Education while donating at the link below or Checks should be made out to JCNC and mention Education in the memo field of the check.


Mitesh Sheth, Ritaben Shah 

VP Co-VP of Education -JCNC 2018 -2019

920-251-0497 / 510-908-8647

2018-2019 Archive update 


Instill spiritual development, self-awareness, moral consciousness, social well-being, and Jain identity in individuals, based on the principles of Jainism.

Calendars : 


· Bring happiness to our life through the proud heritage of Jainism 

· Enhance our physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health while maintaining fundamental values of Jainism 

· Adhere to the highest standards of ethics and integrity 

· Create positive environment around teachers, participants, family members and friends 

· Utilize latest scientific information where applicable

We need more teachers & volunteers for assisting with the Pathshala. 

we need more helping hands for various areas like Coordinators for Shaala & Yearly events/ Teaching / Helping with Fire drill/ Team of Emergency evaquation/ Crossing the roads during Shaala starts. Prep Shaala Snacks etc.

Please contact our JCNC Pathshala at



Avoid last minute hastles, and Register online EARLY!​.

YEAR 2018 WE have lots of New Changes & Innovative ideas and we will be bringing more organized way to provide the best experience for kids & parents. That can only acheived by your helping hands only. 

We are happy to announce to start new SAT prep class for grades 7-8 and High school.

We are happy to announce to start Kids Jain Music Class / Kids Jain Dance Classical Class as well. 

We are happy to announce to start classes for Adults Jain Shaala / Gujarati / Hindi Shaala as well. 

Due to temple expansion, we will have limited rooms space and parking available. Hence  we have divided Shala into Junior and Senior shala for this year.


Junior shala  (2 and 4 Sunday)

               9.30 am -10 am Sutra Class

10.10 am - 11.30 am

                 Jain Toddler,Prekg, Kg, Grade 1, Grade 2

12 noon - 1.20 pm

Hindi, Pre L1,L1, L2

Guj  Kg, 1,2 


 Senior shala (1,3,5 Sunday)

   9.30 am -10 am Sutra Class 

   10.10 am - 11.30 am  

       Jain Grade 3 to high school

   12 noon - 1.20 pm

      Hindi shala L3 , L4,L5, L6

      Guj  shala  3,4,5

      SAT prep - Middle 7-8 (Need to be in those Grades in school ) 

      High school 9-12 (Need to be in those Grades in school )

      Jain Music Class - 

      Jain Classical Dance Class

      Adults Hindi / Gujarati Class 

Registration links:

Registration for 2018-2019 Shala Year is now Open

The registration for the upcoming Shala is started. 

Please note, to enroll in Sutra Class, register in Jain Shala. All traditions will have sutra classes beginning in the fall.

Jain Shala Registration Jain Shala
Gujarati Shala Registration  Gujarati Shala
Hindi Shala Registration Hindi Shala
SAT Class Registration SAT Classes

Please remember to register for both Jain Shala, Language  shala and SAT class  separately.

Make sure to add "guest" with your child’s name. Without this step your registration is incomplete.

If you are not familiar with 123SignUp registration system, please refer to Shala Registration Steps document.

Please note that we will not be accepting paper forms .

Key Dates:

Sep 29th 2018 :

Sep 30th 2018 :First day of  Senior Shala (Classes Grade 3 onwards)

Oct 14th 2018: First day of Junior Shala (Classes upto Grade 2)

Tentative 2017-2018 Junior Shala Calendar

Tentative 2017-2018 Senior Shala Calendar


Shala Fees:

Members: Jain Shala - $75

Members: Language Shala,SAT prep - $135  

Non-­members: Jain Shala - $100

Non-­members: Language Shala ,SAT prep- $200


Minimum Age: All of below rules will be enforced

   Jain Shala Toddler: must be 3 years and potty trained by 9/1/2018

   Jain Shala Pre-K: must be 4 years by 9/1/2018

   Jain Shala KG: must be 5 years by 10/1/2018

   Hindi Pre-L1: must be 4 years by 9/1/2018

   Gujarati KG: must be 5 years by 10/1/2018

   SAT prep: Must be in the respective Grades 7-8 or High school in their  local school


Volunteer: We are actively looking for volunteers and teachers across shala classes. If you are interested in being a volunteer,  you can select the option for volunteering in the online registration link. Please mention you are interested in teaching or helping in other ways with JCNC shala .


JCNC Volunteer Form


 Registration Links as follows - Register using the links below :- 


Jain Shala

Gujarati Shala

Hindi Shala

SAT Classes

Please note JCNC Membership is based on Calendar year. You can signup or renew you membership online at Membershipor contact 

Pathshala Links

College Seminar

College seminar 2