Place Your Ad in the 2014-15 School Assembly Directory

Purchase Deadline: July 15, 2014


Midwest Edition - $350 if paid by July 1 (after July 1: $400)

Mailed by August 15th to over 2,800 elementary and middle schools in:


  • Northern Illinois – including DuPage, Lake, Cook (excluding Chicago), Will, Kane and McHenry counties

  • Southern Wisconsin – including Dane, Jefferson, Rock and Washington counties, plus Kenosha, Racine, Lake Geneva and the Milwaukee suburbs

  • Northern Indiana – including Lake, Porter, St. Joseph, Jasper, La Porte and Newton counties

  • Central Illinois – including Champaign, DeWitt, LaSalle, Livingston, Macon, McLean and Sangamon counties


Discounts available for multiple page purchases. See order form.
Please contact Publisher David Waud for more information - or 847-234-1219


One Web Directory Listing is included with each ad page you purchase in the printed Midwest Edition School Assembly Directory. Submit your web directory listing using the link in the yellow bar.



Public Library Edition - $50 if paid by July 1 (after July 1: $70)

Mailed in December to over 325 libraries, park districts and community centers in:


  • Northern Illinois (excluding Chicago)

  • Southern Wisconsin



Ad Page Submission Requirements


Ad Size: 7" wide x 9.5" deep. Ads submitted larger or smaller will be proportionally sized to fit.
Ad Color: Black and white only (we can convert a color ad to black/white).


Ad pages will be accepted in the following formats:

  • PDF, 300 dpi resolution, fonts embedded – this is the best choice

  • TIFF, 300 dpi resolution

  • JPEG, maximum quality

  • High quality black/white print on good quality paper


Most software programs allow you to save your file in various formats. After designing your ad, choose Save As and select: Portable Document Format (PDF), Tag Image File Format (TIFF) or JPEG. Make sure you change the resolution to High Quality Printing or Commercial Press (300 dpi).


We cannot accept Microsoft Word or Publisher files. Download instructions on converting Word to PDF and Publisher to PDF.


Be sure the photos or graphics you are using are no less than 200 dpi and your text copy is checked for spelling and grammar.


Ad Page Design: We can help. Ad design charges are billed separately. Contact for a quote.


Did you Advertise Last Year? We still have your artwork, so you may request to re-run the same.




Upload your file and provide your listing request here

Questions: Karen Wollscheid, Designer • PO Box 1055 • McHenry IL 60051-1055

Phone: 815-344-6435