Public schools are the bogeymen of American life.  We so often hear the bedtime story of “Failing Schools” that it’s no wonder some folks will do anything to ensure their kids get in elsewhere.  And let’s be honest. It’s the same impulse behind the latest college admissions cheating scandal.  A group of wealthy – though not too wealthy – parents thought their children should be able to enroll in the most prestigious schools.  So they bribed college admissions officers, cheated…