Extended Care
The Extended Care Center or ECC provides before, during and after school care for the students of American Martyrs School from Pony - 8th grade.

The Sacred Heart House (on the playground, above the play structure in the small house next to the driveway)

All AMS school days, Monday - Friday, from 8:00 am - 6:00 pm.

Please stop by ECC anytime to see our facility and speak with staff.
Email any questions or concerns to the program Director, Sylvia Tieman: 

Before Pony (Mornings before Pony instruction) $210 per month
After Pony (After Pony classroom instruction) $210 per month
Pony Plus (Lunchtime hour) $130 per month
After School (3:00-6:00 M-Th/12:30-6 F) $260 per month
Minimums (All AMS Minimum Days) $525 per year

Lot on 15th Street. Enter thru the School Office.

Telephone  (424) 327-9700
We do not want to miss your call! For immediate assistance during school hours
please email: Stieman@americanmartyrs.org.  Messages will be given to staff.
This includes changes in dismissal/pick-up instructions.

Sylvia Tieman created the ECC program 21 years ago. Her love of children and the desire to keep them safe and "give them a soft place to land at the end of their busy school day" has always been her goal.
Sylvia has her B.A. in Liberal Studies from Marymount California University as well as Child Care courses from El Camino College.

Sylvia has been married to her husband, Mark, for 27 years, has two children, Taylor (26) and Jake (25) and lives in Rolling Hills Estates. A native of Manhattan Beach, Sylvia was confirmed, married, and baptized her two children in American Martyrs Church.

During her spare time, Sylvia enjoys movies, finding great new restaurants, oil painting, and riding her Vespa around the Palos Verdes Peninsula.