West Side Story

  • Football plays City High on Oct. 19

  • All-State Music Auditions will be on Oct. 20 and 21

  • BPA Unified Fall Conference will be in Des Moines, Iowa from Oct. 21 to Oct. 22

Advertise with WSS

Welcome to the West Side Story advertising information page. If you are interested in purchasing an ad, please complete this advertising contract.

PRINT AD SIZES & PRICES:
-Logo (your corporation will be listed as a sponsor and your logo will be featured): $35
-Small (1/4 of a page; MUST BE VERTICAL, 3.7 inches W x 4.75 inches H): $70
-Medium (1/2 a page; MUST BE HORIZONTAL, 7.5 inches W x 4.75 inches H): $100
-Large (full page, 7.5 inches W x 9.7 inches H): $175

WEB AD SIZES & PRICES:
-Small (205×90 pixels): $35
-Medium (300×250 pixels): $50
-Large (728×90 pixels): $60

DISCOUNTS:
-Save 10% off your total if you pay before publication day.
-Buy five print ads, and get the sixth ad free.*
-Buy eight months of web ads (September through April) and get May for free.*
*Free ads will be equal in size to the purchased ads.

CONTACT INFORMATION:
-Mailing address: Attn: West Side Story, West High School, 2901 Melrose Ave., Iowa City, IA 52246
-Email: [email protected]
-WSS Business Manager: Junhee Lee — [email protected]
-WSS Adviser: Sara Whittaker — [email protected], (319) 688-1001, extension 5042

READERSHIP:
-We distribute our newspaper for free to all students and faculty at West High. We deliver hundreds of copies to local businesses and all ICCSD schools, and we mail hundreds of copies to parents, former students and high schools across the nation. We also publish all print issues online: issuu.com/westsidestory.
-According to Google Analytics, we have an average of 6,000 unique monthly users and 36,000 views per month.

AD COPY DEADLINES:
-For web ads, our ad deadline is 5 p.m. two days before you want it to run.
-For the Oct. 4, 2018 print edition, our ad deadline is 5 p.m. on Sept. 21.
-For the Nov. 15, 2018 print edition, our ad deadline is 5 p.m. on Nov. 2.
-For the Dec. 21, 2018 print edition, our ad deadline is 5 p.m. on Dec. 10.
-For the Feb. 22, 2019 print edition, our ad deadline is 5 p.m. on Feb. 11.
-For the April 12, 2019 print edition, our ad deadline is 5 p.m. on April 1.
-For the May 23, 2019 print edition, our ad deadline is 5 p.m. on May 10.

 

 

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