Congratulations Class of 2024!

  • decorative photo of graduation hats

     Hays CISD is proud to present the graduating classes from HHS, JHS, LHS & LOA!

When & Where

  •   Lehman High School: MAY 28, 2024, 2:00 p.m.
    Hays High School: MAY 28, 2024, 6:00 p.m.  

    Johnson High School: MAY 29, 2024, 2:00 p.m.  
    Live Oak Academy: MAY 29, 2023, 6:00 p.m.

    Strahan Arena
    Texas State University
    106 Charles Austin Dr.
    San Marcos, TX, 78666

    Doors will open for the LHS Ceremony at 12:00 PM on May 28.
    Doors will open for the HHS Ceremony at 4:30 PM on May 28.
    Doors will open for the JHS Ceremony at 12:00 PM on May 29.
    Doors will open for the LOA Ceremony at 5:00 PM on May 29.

    At this time, tickets are not required to attend the ceremony.

    Graduation Ceremony Parking Map
    ADA/Close Proximity Parking Map
    (Texas State University will be providing two golf cart shuttles to transport people from the ADA lot to the front entrance.)

    PLEASE NOTE: Charles Austin Dr. is blocked off from Aquarena Springs Dr.

    Texas State's bag policy: Small bags & purses are permitted.  No large bags or backpacks will be allowed inside the arena/stadium.  All items brought into the arena/stadium are subject to search.

    Please refer to Texas State’s prohibited & allowable items for commencement ceremonies:

Live Streams

Hays Free Press Graduation Edition

  • The Hays Free Press is publishing a special 2024 Graduation Edition celebrating the Hays CISD graduating classes of HHS, LHS, LOA, and JHS.  This special keepsake edition will be published in the May 29 edition of the Hays Free Press/News-Dispach and will be available for all parents and students to pick up at all graduation ceremonies and the administration buildings.

    The graduation edition will include a list of all Hays CISD graduates, insights from the valedictorians and salutatorians, class favorites, and most memorably, congratulatory messages from families to their graduates. Use the link posted below to purchase your congratulatory message. (Please note: all proceeds go to Hays Free Press.)

    Deadline for ad/message placement is May 10, 2024.

    Click here to purchase your congratulatory message in the Hays Free Press 2024 Graduation Edition!