Scottland had its own high school during the mid-20th century. In 1937, Scottland High School graduated its first four-year class. The high school remained open until 1972, when the Scottland schools merged with the schools in nearby Chrisman. The high school mascot was the "Eagles".
The Population is around 80-100 people. Scottland is a very small peaceful place to live. There's a church in Scottland and one about 1 mile north from Scottland. Scottland is right by U.S. Route 36 in Illinois. Scottland was also home to War Veteran Wilma Vaught.