If anyone can take away our Monday blues, it’s the ever-joyful Mr Tom Hanks.

The actor featured in a sketch for a multi-network special “XQ Super School Live” which aired over the weekend and was dedicated to encouraging viewers to consider how they can help improve and transform American high schools.

During the two-and-a-half-hours long show, James Corden appeared in a segment that saw him board a bus driven by Hanks who he is initially teased by. The two begin to sing along to Kim Wilde’s “Kids in America” before being joined by children who pop up from behind the seats

As Hanks comments it’s a ‘school bus pool’ and a very sweet one at that: