Andrey heads into Tift County High School on August 21, 2008. He is taking Calculus, American History, Biology, and American English and Literature. He said his favorite class is American History, taught by John Tibbetts. Andrey has made friends with the Tibbetts family and they had him over to spend the afternoon and have dinner on Sunday. He and Ryan Tibbetts, who is also a junior, are good friends.