The Guru School, created by Coach Mike Jones is a non-profit gym that offers premier basketball skills training and mentorship to children in Hillsborough, North Carolina.
The Guru School is committed to offering children ages 5+ from all backgrounds an opportunity to advance not only their basketball skills, but life skills. If you are interested in making a tax-deductible donation to The Guru School or you're interested in donating your time, we would love to hear from you! DONATE NOW
One of The Guru School’s core strategies is to engage youth through the sport of basketball to teach critical life skills such as personal work ethic, self-image, teamwork, and confidence.Learn More
In our care, students of all ages can access peer-centric tutoring assistance in the learning center. Additionally, we are adapting to the pandemic by introducing learning pods.Learn More
Spring and summer camps are for elementary age children and are available in March-April and June-August. Our camps consist of games, basketball, and various educational activities.Learn More
We're committed to supporting our community. Through annual Thanksgiving turkey drives, holiday toy drives, and back-to-school drives, The Guru School prides itself on giving back.Learn More
I created The Guru School to provide an affordable space for children to grow intellectually, physically and emotionally. To give kids access to certain resources that they wouldn’t normally have and to empower every child and young adult to achieve more. It is an honor to work with the youth of my community and I am committed to teaching and uplifting children at The Guru School for years to come.