Kenyon Woods Middle School (KWMS) is located in South Elgin, Illinois. The school is the newest of eight middle schools in School District U-46 (Elgin, IL). The school was opened in August, 2004, with 56 current full-time faculty members, including principal Michael Demovsky and assistant principal Jesse Rangel. Kenyon Woods is home to approximately 950 seventh and eighth graders. School is in session from 9:00am to 3:29pm, and the school mascot is the Panther. School colors are Sailor Blue, Silver, and White. There are 7 academic "teams", which are housed in 3 academic wings of the building. Upon completion of 8th grade, students will attend South Elgin High School or may attend one of the U46 High School academies if qualified and accepted.