You can leave notes to all students & parents on Basmati by using the "Check/Submit Memo" feature in Basmati. This is not related to Grade Machine's student note system. Follow the steps below...
Log into the faculty section of Basmati using your username and password.
Click the "Check/Submit Memo" link.
A "Memo-Maker" page will appear with a box in which you may enter any notes.
Enter any text that you want made available to all of your students and parents. If you know any HTML, you can start with the </PRE> tag to turn off preformatted text. Then any text you enter will appear as pure HTML (including links, images, etc).
When finished, press the button to save your comments.