Many of us know LeBron James for his sensational basketball career with the Lakers, but behind-the-scenes - he's a huge voice for underprivileged kids in the education system. So much so, that he has been involved in a number of schemes and programs, including launching his own school.
Now, the star has taken his generosity even further by offering free tuition to pupils at the school.
Keep scrolling for all the details, including the heartwarming clip of the students' reactions.
LeBron James is known for his iconic basketball career.
via: Getty ImagesThe thirty-five-year-old is widely regarded as one of the greatest basketball players of all-time through his sensational career with the Lakers.
But basketball is far from his only passion.
via: Getty ImagesJames is well immersed in the world of education and getting kids on the right track - using his influence for good.
And he's certainly not all talk...
But, without a doubt, James launched his biggest project 2 years ago.
James' I Promise School was originally designed to be an experiment.
The school is specifically catered to underprivileged children.
James' school provides free meals for the kids...
On top of that, all pupils receive a free bike when they arrive at the school.
At the time of the school's launch in 2018, James' spoke out about the motivation behind the life-changing project.BBC. "No matter the good and the bad, you always want to be around that support system."
His own childhood experiences sparked the idea.
The basketball sensation has poured his heart and soul into the school.
However, the I Promise school is different from other institutions ran by celebrities...
Through this venture, the NBA star proved he's a role model both on and off the court.
via: Getty ImagesAnd he's truly gone above and beyond to be an inspirational figure in so many kids lives.
His generosity knows no bounds.
via: Getty ImagesAnd this week, nearly 200 students at the school had the suprise of their life when they found out they were getting free tuition. Keep scrolling to watch the heartwarming moment they found out.
The junior class from James' school were told they were going on a college visit to Kent State University in Northeast Ohio.
School officials revealed that all 193 kids would have all 4 years of their schooling paid for...
Safe to say, reactions were strong...
via: YouTubeAs you'd expect, the kids well and truly freaked out after the announcement. After all, this is a big deal - the cost of educating 193 students for 4 years totals up to over $8 million.
This is not just a handout, however...
via: YouTubeIn order to reap the benefits, students must maintain a good reputation with the school by attending class, getting good grades, and volunteering in the community.