The student news site of Bellaire High School

Three Penny Press

The student news site of Bellaire High School

Three Penny Press

The student news site of Bellaire High School

Three Penny Press

Advertising/Sponsorships

Bellaire High School’s school newspaper Three Penny Press will publish four full-color news magazines during the 2023-24 school year. Our magazines are funded solely through advertising, sponsorships, and donations. Contributions also help pay for further student enrichment such as journalism workshops and UIL competitions. Interested in supporting student journalism? Look below for ways to contribute!

*All payments except for sponsorships are accepted by check (made payable to Bellaire High School), cash, or card (online). Please mail all checks and cash to the following address:

Lillian Harris

Bellaire High School

5100 Maple St.

Bellaire, TX  77401

Questions about our program? Email [email protected]. Please email all advertising/donating inquiries to [email protected]

Become a Friend of TPP: 

We offer three different year-long sponsorship levels. Payments are accepted through cash or check made payable to Bellaire High School. At this time, sponsorships are not available to be paid for online. Get in touch with a staff member or email [email protected] if you’re interested in sponsoring the TPP.

Sponsorship levels (higher tiers include benefits from previous tiers):

Bronze $25

Listed yearlong on website a Friend of TPP

Silver $50

Listed on our print issues AND on our website as a sponsor all year long

Print issue delivered to you

Optional shoutout on Instagram story

Gold $100+

TPP t-shirt

Thank you card and print issues delivered to you

Advertise in our print edition of Three Penny Press: 

Our magazines circulate to 3500+ Bellaire High School students, faculty, and parents. We offer four different sizes of ads for purchase in our print issues. Purchase an ad in two or more issues and receive a 20% discount off your total price. You can design your own ad, or email [email protected] and we’ll design the ad for you!

Upcoming issue: May 2024, Vol. 65, Issue 4

Sizes & Rates:

AD SIZE (inches) 1 ISSUE 2 ISSUE 3 ISSUES
FULL PAGE (7.5“ x 10”) $300 $480 $720
HALF PAGE (7.5” x 5”) $150 $240 $360
QUARTER PAGE (3.75” x 5”) $100 $160 $240
BUSINESS CARD (3.75” x 2.25”) $50 $80 $120

To pay online, visit this link and click Advertise. Please do not make any purchases without first getting in contact with a TPP staff member. 

Advertise on our website threepennypress.org

Every month we get over 6000 views on our website. Purchase a sidebar, header, or footer and be featured every time someone opens our page! You can access ad sizes and rates here. *You must make an account on SNO Ads before being able to view offerings and purchase an ad.* Purchase all three ad spots of a size and get a 10% discount on your total price. You can design your own ad, or email [email protected] and we’ll design the ad for you!

Sizes & Rates:

Type Size (pixels) Price per month
Sidebar 300 x 250 $35
Header 728 x 90 $30
Footer 728 x 90 $30

To purchase an ad, visit this link and select your preferred ad spot(s). Please do not make any purchases without first getting in contact with a TPP staff member. 

Donate

Donations are what keep our publication running. We greatly appreciate your contribution, no matter how big or small. Click here to donate online using a card. Go to Sponsor and select CUSTOM AMOUNT to choose the amount you would like to donate. Otherwise, you can mail your donations to Bellaire High School.

*Please make all checks payable to Bellaire High School

Contact us

Business Manager:

Claire Bradford

[email protected] 

Advisor:

Lillian Harris

[email protected] 

If you have emailed a staff member and have not received a timely response, please contact Lillian Harris at [email protected].

ABOUT THREE PENNY PRESS:

Three Penny Press is a student-produced news magazine of Bellaire High School. Known nationally and statewide, previous issues of TPP have received the following state and national recognitions:

Silver Crown Award and Gold Medalist Certificate (Columbia Scholastic Press Association)

Silver Star and Bronze Star (Interscholastic League Press Conference)

First Place for excellence in overall newspaper (San Jacinto College).