The assistant superintendent in the Eastern York School District will continue in her position for another five years.

The school board approved the contract extension of Rita Becker in a November meeting.

Becker will receive a new contract that will begin July 1, 2014 and extend until June 30, 2019. Her salary will be $142,907 provided she receives an overall satisfactory rating in her annual performance assessment, Becker said in an email.

Becker has served as the assistant superintendent at Eastern York since 2006. Before her time at Eastern York she was the director of elementary education for the Dallastown Area School District.