Monte Ashcraft is a retired Band Director with over 30 years experience. He has a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Music Education from University of Texas at Arlington and Texas A&M University Commerce. He formerly taught at Commerce High School, Honey Grove ISD, Hillsboro ISD, Uvalde ISD and Carrizo Springs ISD.
Mr. Ashcraft is married to Robbie Ashcraft a retired Speech Pathologist with 30 years experience who taught in Honey Grove, Sam Rayburn and Fannindel ISD. They live in Honey Grove.
Monte and Robbie Ashcraft have a daughter Emily Gutierrez, son-in-law David and a new grandson who is one year old. Emily is an Elementary Music Teacher in Garland ISD.
Mr. Ashcraft teaches part-time at North Hopkins ISD and also is the Choir Director at First Presbyterian Church, Bonham, Texas.
We presently are including grades 6 – 8 in the Band Program at North Hopkins ISD.