Spend Zakah (obligatory charity)

Q: Is it permissible to spend Zakah (obligatory charity) on Islamic schools and teachers' salaries and to meet the purposes for which these schools were established?

A: It is not permissible to spend Zakah on Islamic schools, unless it is to give the Zakah to poor teachers, employees, and students due to their poverty.May Allah grant us success. May peace and blessings be upon our Prophet Muhammad, his family, and Companions.