NEW BRITAIN - Last month, the Board of Education voted to extend Superintendent Nancy Sarraâ€™s contract through June 30, 2020.
According to the school district, Sarra offered to take a pay freeze over the next two years and will be paid $170,850 during that time.
Sarra will be paid $174,267 in fiscal year 2020.
â€śSuperintendent Sarra has done a tremendous job in her first year as superintendent, navigating many obstacles while working to revamp and restructure the school district,â€ť said Board of Education President Nicholas Mercier. â€śIâ€™m proud of what weâ€™ve accomplished so far and look forward to many more years serving the students and families of New Britain.â€ť
Under Connecticut General Statues, superintendent contracts can have a maximum term of three years.