About JSMW Pathshala:  Today, we have ~150 students participating in Pathshala activities that promote Jain education and Jain unity.  Pathshala topics range the full spectrum from philosophical discussions to ritual awareness.  Activities are age-appropriate from arts and crafts for our Nursery students to public speaking preparation for our Senior students.

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Pathshala Registration for 2020-2021 is Now Open!
Student Registration

Step 1: Fill a volunteering or a sutra teacher form:  Volunteer Link (If not interested- follow step 2)
Step 2: Student registration online application:  Registration Link
Step 3: Payment- We are ONLY accepting CHECKS. All checks should be received before June 30, 2020 to receive a discount.  If you are unsure of your total amount after registration, please email pathshala-registration@jainsocietydc.org.

Checks should be made payable to “JSMW”

MemoChild’s name followed by”2020-2021 Pathshala” in the memo line.
Mail Check To: JSMW Pathshala, C/O Raju Shah, 7004 Girard St, McLean VA 22101

Important dates

  • June 7, 2020:  Registrations Closes
  • June 30, 2020: should be received for discount to take effect
    Registration will not be considered complete until payment is received in full.

All registrations questions should be emailed to pathshala-registration@jainsocietydc.org

Director Of Education: Education@JainSocietyDC.org
For questions or if you are not receiving the Pathshala emails, please reach out to our Director, Nita Shah

Lunch Coordinator: sunilpallavi@juno.com
All Pathshala families sponsor lunch once a year. For more information, please contact Sunil Dharamsi.

Times:
9:15 am  Language Class
10:15 am  Morning Prayers
10:30 am  Pathshala Class
10:30 am  Sutra Class (optional)
12:15 pm  Lunch

Address:
Cloverly Elementary School
800 Briggs Chaney Rd,
Silver Spring, MD 20905

Pathshala Schedule for 2020-2021:

  • 2020
    • September 13, 27
    • October 11, 25 (Oli)
    • November 8 (Diwali), 22 (Jnan Panchmi)
    • December 6, 20
  • 2021
    • January 10, 24
    • February 7, 21 
    • March 7, 21
    • April 4, 18
    • May 2 , 16 
    • June 6 (Final) , 13 

** April 25, 2021: MJK

Room Assignments

  • Nursery: #3
  • PreAlpha: #11
  • Class A1: #8
  • Class A2: #4
  • Class B1: #17
  • Class B2: #19
  • Class C1: #20
  • Class C2: #22
  • Class D1: #24
  • Class D2: #25
  • Class E1/E2: #21
  • Class G: #10
  • Gujarati: #24
  • Hindi: #17
  • JAB: #21
  • Sutra: Gym