LSU Head Coach Brian Kelly to Deliver Commencement Address at Holy Cross School

New Orleans, LA – [May 2, 2024] – Holy Cross School is thrilled to announce that Louisiana State University (LSU) Head Football Coach Brian Kelly will be the commencement speaker for the Class of 2024 Graduation Ceremony. The ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 18th at 9 am in the Holy Cross Student Center.

Coach Kelly is a renowned leader in the world of college athletics, known for his dedication to excellence, perseverance, and building strong teams. His impressive coaching career includes a national championship win with Notre Dame and a stint leading the Cincinnati Bearcats. Now at the helm of the LSU Tigers, Coach Kelly is a role model for students striving for achievement both on and off the field. 

With our school's ties to LSU and Notre Dame, our community is especially thrilled to hear from a man who has served at both institutions. Many Holy Cross families are passionate about both the Fighting Irish and the Tigers, and Coach Kelly's experiences resonate deeply with our school spirit.  This shared connection promises to make his commencement address even more meaningful for our graduating class.

This is a momentous occasion for Holy Cross School, and the entire school community is excited to welcome Coach Kelly to campus.

About Holy Cross School

Holy Cross School is an independent, Catholic, college preparatory school founded in 1849 by the Congregation of Holy Cross to educate young men in the greater New Orleans community. Holy Cross is fully approved by the Louisiana State Department of Education and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools as a college preparatory school for boys in grades PK-12.