Crystal, first, welcome to our board. I do hope you stay awhile.
Is he into sports at all? I know some boys decide it's not cool to do well in school when they get to middle school, so even if they're smart, they slack off on the work and focus more on sports.
HE DID PLAY FOOTBALL 2 YEARS AGO BUT HE GOT TIRED OF IT CAUSE HE THE COACH HAD HIM PLAIN FOR 3