Sylvester Middle School
16222 Sylvester Road SW Burien, WA 98166



Gil Parsons

Gil Parsons has served as the Sylvester Middle School principal since 2017. Prior to Sylvester, he worked at Chinook Middle School serving as assistant principal. Before that, Gil was dean of students and taught math at Chinook.

Gil earned his bachelor’s degree from Temple University and his masters in teaching from City University. 

Gil was awarded the 2017 Gold Star for Outstanding Administrator by the Highline Schools Foundation.