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Photos Of LeBron James' New School In Ohio Will Melt Your Heart

LeBron James dribbling the ball.

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 25: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers dribbles down the court in the third quarter against the Brooklyn Nets during their game at Barclays Center on March 25, 2018 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images)

LeBron James' greatest accomplishment as a human being might have happened today. The Los Angeles Lakers' new star forward opened up a public school in his hometown of Akron, Ohio. James himself has said that today might be the greatest day of his life.

The school, the I Promise School, was launched in coordination with Akron Public Schools. It's beginning with just two grades but will eventually house hundreds of at-risk kids from the area LeBron grew up in.

LeBron and his foundation have arranged for their tuition to be paid for at the University of Akron if everything works out, too.

Photos of the school have been posted on social media. They will melt your heart.

ESPN has more details on LeBron's school:

The I Promise School has a longer school day and longer school year. More than 40 staff members will attempt to accelerate the development of children who qualify for the program based on performance and socioeconomic factors.

For those who complete the program, which has been operating for years, James has arranged for free tuition to the University of Akron starting in 2021. He also created a program for parents of the at-risk children to return to complete their high school educations, and he has planned an institute to help prepare high-school-age students for college.

In all, James and his foundation leaders hope that more than 1,200 children will pass through the program and into college by 2029.

LeBron took to Twitter on Sunday to talk about the opening of the school.

"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 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 and 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," he wrote.