Ian is eight years old and in the third grade at Pathfinder Academy. He is a very bright student and is ranked at the top of his class. He and his brother live with their mother who doesn't have a job. Their father lives away from the family in a town called Kakamega. Ian excels in math at school and wishes to become a pilot when he grows up so that he can see other towns and countries. He enjoys playing football with his friends in his free time.