Samantha Portnoy, LCSWA

Phone: 704-260-6030


Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. Psychology: Brevard College MSW, Clinical Concentration: University of New England

Samantha Portnoy, LCSWA


Hello. My name is Samantha Portnoy and I am the School Social Worker for W.R. Odell Primary, Odell Elementary and Car A. Furr Elementary Schools. I have been practing social work with children and families since 2009. I believe that every child has the potential to learn, the capacity for change and the ability to grow and develop a sense of purpose and belonging in his or her community.

As a School Social Worker I can provide:

*Parent outreach  * Parent education   *Individual and group counseling

*Community resources  *Case managament  *Family outreach 

*Crisis Intervention/response   *Attendance monitoring/intervention   *Homeless education support/ McKinney Vento

Please reach out with any questions or concerns you have and have a great year!


 W.R. Odell Primary 

Carl A. Furr Elementary

Odell Elementary


Weekly Schedule:

Monday: Odell Primary, Tuesday: Odell Elementary, Wednesday: Furr, Thursday: Odell Elementary, Friday: Office/admin