School is the place to get an education. However why is school the key to success. There are many ways one can get an education. Why is school so important to becoming a successful member of society? Life experiences and maturity have much to be said about in becoming successful.
Unfortunately, education is not the tool that is aiding individuals' success. You are not always rewarded for education. Furthermore, education can be restricted upon an individual's wealth--School costs money.
Even then, what education are you receiving? You can get an education in philosophy and become a great thinker, but that doesn't mean you'll be guaranteed a job. You can psychology, and struggle to find patients.