LeBron James opening new school

first_imgThe LeBron James Family Foundation is set to open the I Promise School for at-risk children in the Lakers star’s hometown, with around 240 children reportedly due to attend.And James was feeling big game nerves ahead of the opening as he took to Twitter.”The jitters before the first day of school are real right now,” he posted on Sunday. “Tomorrow is going to be one of the greatest moments (if not the greatest) of my life when we open the #IPROMISE School.”This skinny kid from Akron, who missed 83 days of school in the fourth grade, had big dreams for the kids in Akron, to give them everything they could need to find their passion, give back to our community and change the world.”This school is that. The people are that. Akron is that.”It doesn’t get bigger than opening day tomorrow. I’m so unbelievably proud and excited to see my kids, my home and the 330 tomorrow. Thank you! Let’s get it. Let’s go.”The jitters before the first day of school are real right now!!! Tomorrow is going to be one of the greatest moments (if not the greatest) of my life when we open the #IPROMISE School. This skinny kid from Akron who missed 83 days of school in the 4th grade had big dreams… https://t.co/PwmRaHRfng— LeBron James (@KingJames) July 29, 2018big dreams for the kids in Akron to give them everything they could need to find their passion, give back to our community and change the world!! This school is that. The people are that. Akron is that. @LJFamFoundation we’ve always done it big— LeBron James (@KingJames) July 29, 2018and it doesn’t get bigger than opening day tomorrow (until the next thing we dream of ) I’m so unbelievably proud and excited to see my kids, my home, and the 330 tomorrow. THANK YOU! Let’s get it. Let’s go @IPROMISESchool #WeAreFamily #IPROMISE— LeBron James (@KingJames) July 29, 2018For those students at the I Promise School, James has created a programme for free tuition to the University of Akron, starting in 2021. He will be in attendance for the opening and will have his first news conference as a Laker on Monday. Photo Getty Images. Caption: LeBron Jameslast_img read more